Aetna (Al 0619) (world)

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Aetna/Star Bridge (Aldebaran 0619)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary K3 V K8 V
Planetoid Belts
Gas Giants

Aetna (Al 0619) is a nonindustrial world, that requires extensive imports of outside technology to maintain a modern, star-faring society.

  • In a technological universe, societies without industrial capability generally suffer as nearly all manufactured and high tech goods must be brought in at significant cost.
  • As a nonindustrial world, it requires extensive imports of outside technology to maintain a modern, star-faring society. The need to import most manufactured and high technology goods drives the price of these goods up in the open market.
  • It is a member of the Solomani Confederation in the Star Bridge Subsector of Aldebaran Sector.

Description / Astrography & Planetology[edit]

No information yet available.

Binary Solar System[edit]

Aetna Binary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)

K3 V

Primary Main Sequence 0.672 3600 - 4500 0.216
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00654 0.03855 0.37 - 0.6 0.654 6.54
Orbit #  *  * 1 2 6
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)

K8 V

Secondary Main Sequence 0.5214 3000 - 3800 0.056
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00517 0.01963 0.19 - 0.31 0.517 5.17
Orbit #  *  * 0 1 6

System Data[edit]

3 Gas Giants — 0 Planetoid Belts — 7 Other Worlds 

Mainworld Data[edit]

Aetna is a standard-size world, which might be considered a garden world.

It orbits the K3 primary.

Mainworld Geography & Topography[edit]

Aetna has substantial polar ice caps, and an extensive world ocean.

There is a double-lobed single continent which overlaps the equator which dominates the geography, but there are over 10 large archipelagoes across the surface.

Mainworld Map[edit]

No information yet available.

Native Lifeforms[edit]

No information yet available.

History & Background / Dossier[edit]

No information yet available.

World Starport[edit]

Aetna has a Class A Starport, an excellent quality installation which includes all the expected amenities including refined fuel for starships, brokerage services for passengers and cargo, and a variety of ship provisions. There is a shipyard capable of doing annual maintenance, overhauls and other kinds of repair, and construction of both starships and non-starships. Most ports of this classification have both a Highport and a Downport.

World Technology Level[edit]

Aetna possesses a Technology Level of TL–10 or TL-A in Hexadecimal Notation.

World Government[edit]

Aetna is governed by a Civil Service Bureaucracy. The leadership of the government is another form (democracy, dictatorship, oligarchy), but the bureaucracy leadership influences policy. The government leadership may select the bureaucracy leadership, but not its membership. Usually the governmental leadership is divided, or incapable of setting policy and the bureaucracy provides a stabilizing influence. The bureaucracy may be the full government bureaucracy or a section with limited jurisdiction but considerable influence like the military.

World Law Level[edit]

Aetna has a moderate level with laws covering many areas of government and interaction. These laws are simple enough that most people can act as their own advocate, though for serious issues a professional is recommended. Law enforcement officials will be present, but not in great numbers. Personal concealable firearms, and anything more destructive, are typically regulated or prohibited.

World Military[edit]

This system contains both a Confederation Naval and Military base.

World Economy[edit]

Aetna has a fully-developed world economy.

Trade Data[edit]

Aetna maintains cordial trade relations with Valdarno, Hebron and Massina.

World Demographics[edit]

Aetna is a world of 400M sophonts.

Humaniti 94%

Dolphin 2%

Aslan 2%

Other 2%

World Culture[edit]

As subsector Capital, Aetna is a major hub of cultural influence.


The planetary capitol is Aetna, a large T-10 city of 10M sophonts. It is located between 2 major rivers that are sourced in a high near coastal mountain range. Its outskirts include coastal towns and a well-equipped sea port with an impressive protective concrete wall.

While Aetna is the largest such city, there are many other cities located on the continent in its class. Inland, there are also large cities located at natural trade crossroads.

The 2 archipelagos closest to the continent also have T-10 cities of around 5M sophonts, including their dolphin citizens.

Historical Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Timeline[edit]

No information yet available.

UWP Listing[edit]

A 7 6 8 8 8 5 – A

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