Aguila (world)

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Aguila/Quesada (Aldebaran 2013)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary F4 V M3 V
Planetoid Belts 3
Gas Giants 3

Aguila 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.
  • This a "high technology" world with technology achievements at, near, or over technology standards for Charted Space.
  • It is a member of the Grand United States of Quesada, which is a member state of the Solomani Confederation, in the Quesada Subsector of Aldebaran Sector.


Description / Astrography & Planetology[edit]

Prison, Exile Camp

Binary Solar System[edit]

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

F4 V

Primary Main Sequence 1.38 6300 - 6900 4.42
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.01359 0.17438 1.67 - 2.72 1.359 13.59
Orbit #  * 0 4 4 7
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)
Aguila

M3 V

Secondary Main Sequence 0.3942 2300 - 3100 0.02
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.00404 0.01179 0.11 - 0.18 0.404 4.04
Orbit #  *  * 0 1 6

System Data[edit]

3 Gas Giants — 3 Planetoid Belts — 6 Other Worlds

Mainworld Data[edit]

Aguila is a standard-sized world with a thin atmosphere tainted by sulfur compounds.

Mainworld Geography & Topography[edit]

Most of the world water lies between 2 tall mountain ranges, and forms rivers that flow down to a series of lakes. Outside of the valley, the world is a desert with a high concentration of sulfur salts and other compounds.

Mainworld Map[edit]

No information yet available.

Native Lifeforms[edit]

None.

History & Background / Dossier[edit]

No information yet available.

World Starport[edit]

Aguila has a Class B Starport, a good 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 most kinds of repair, and construction of non-starships. Most ports of this classification have both a Highport and a Downport.

World Technology Level[edit]

Aguila possesses a Technology Level of TL–7.

  • Common Communication technologies for this TL include: Early video and early satellite communication networks.
  • Common Power Generation technologies for this TL include: Early fuel cells, solar energy, and geothermal power sources.
  • Common Transportation technologies for this TL include:
    • Land: Improved automobiles, hovercraft, and bullet trains.
    • Water: Hydrofoils and early triphibians.
    • Air: Hang gliders and supersonic jets.
    • Space: Deep space probes and interplanetary spacecraft (System Craft).

World Government[edit]

Aguila is governed by Self-Perpetuating Oligarchy. A single family or small group provides the leadership and important positions in the government. These positions are inherited by member of the group or their family members. The organization may be monarchy, with titles passed to family members. Or a plutocracy where inheritance of the family fortune includes government position. Or the organization may be more typical organization with positions of power inherited.

World Law Level[edit]

Aguila 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. All firearms except shotguns, and anything more destructive, are typically regulated or prohibited.

World Military[edit]

No information yet available.

World Economy[edit]

Sulfur mining.

Trade Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Demographics[edit]

Population: 80K

Humaniti: 100%

World Culture[edit]

Atheists, Agnostics, and violent radicals from non-Church religions are the primary inhabitants.

They all agree on one thing: Aguila stinks like Hell.

World Language/s[edit]

Spanish, Anglic

Urbanization[edit]

12 widely separated camps have been built along the main river thru the Valley.

Historical Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Timeline[edit]

No information yet available.

UWP Listing[edit]

B 7 2 2 4 3 6 – 7

References & Contributors / Sources[edit]

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