Jump Gate

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A Jump Gate is an FTL Portal linking one part of space with another through an FTL tunnel.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Jump Gates are important alternate FTL routes to the stars, but the jump drive is more flexible and is near universally employed throughout Charted Space.

Naturally-occurring Jump Gates[edit]

Naturally occurring jump gates are known as:

  1. FTL Tunnels
  2. Jump Tunnels
  3. Wormholes

Other Types of Jump Gates[edit]

Sophont-made jump gates and similar technologies include:

  1. Argian Stargate
  2. Jump Gates
  3. Portals
  4. Star Gates

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Starship-sized matter transport portals are unavailable at TL:13-15 and it is not believed that the technology will be available until the TL:19-27 Technological Period or perhaps at a more advanced, later age.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]