Bendor (world)

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Bendor/Glisten (Spinward Marches 2336)
Milieu 1116
A756656-C
StarportA Excellent: Starship Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size7 Medium (11,200 km, 0.70g - 0.94g)
Atmosphere5 Thin
Hydrographics6 Wet World 60%
Population6 Moderate (8 million)
Government5 Feudal Technocracy
Law6 Moderate Law (no firearms except shotguns)
Tech LevelC Average Stellar (robots)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary F5 V
Worlds 8
Gas Giants 0
Planetoid Belts 2
Cultural Details
Government Feudal technocracy
Law Level Moderate
Cultural Extension 594B
Army Size (BEs) 12
Economic Details
Technology Level 12
Economic Extension
A57+2
ResourcesAAbundant
Labor5Moderate (800 thousand)
Infrastructure7 Generally available
Efficiency+2Good
Importance Extension 3
Resource Units 700
GWP (BCr) 45
World Trade Number 4.5
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 20,757
Starport Details
Classification Class-A
Port Size 6
Building Capacity (Tons) 7,600
Port employees 32,130
Port passengers (annual) 5,500

Bendor is an agricultural and garden world with an ideal environment for producing food from plants, animals, or other forms. It supports a shirt-sleeve atmosphere and a balance of available surface water. The system hosts a population between 100 thousand and 10 million sophonts. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Glisten Subsector of Spinward Marches Sector and in the Domain of Deneb. Bendor, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of an Imperial knight and the fiefdom of a baron. Both are members of the Imperial Nobility charged with overseeing the world. The system supports both an Imperial Naval Base and a Scout Base with the additional starship traffic.

Astrography & Planetology[edit]

Bendor is a member of the Spinward Main. Bendor lies on the Glisten Arm.


Monostellar System[edit]

Bendor Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Category Mass (Sol) Temp (K) Luminosity (Sol)
Bendor

F5 V

Primary Main Sequence 1.3 6100 - 6800 3.5
Unit Diameter Min Distance Hab Zone Jump Shadow M-Drive Limit
AU 0.01303 0.15517 1.49 - 2.42 1.303 13.03
Orbit #  * 0 4 4 7

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Bendor is located on a jump-2 route between Trin and the Bellion worlds. Bendor is strongly isolationist, but has accepted client status to obtain Imperial protection against potential invaders. The entire world outside the starport is closed to visitors.

In the long centuries since Bendor was originally colonized, the world has open to the external universe more and more.

The Bendor shipyards are a major producer of Aslan-designed spacecraft such as the Trekhyair class quarantine cutters.

The Naval Base hosts elements of the 100th Fleet.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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