NAFAL

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NAFAL: Not-as-Fast-as-Light = STL: Slower Than Light


Please refer to the following AAB Library Data for more information:
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Description (Specifications)[edit]

This equals Spacefaring (System Spaceflight... may have STL starflight or interstellar NAFAL travel)

  • While NAFAL is sometimes used as general term for STL interstellar drives, it more properly denotes a particular type of gravitic-based long-range/long endurance propulsion system.

Alternate Nomenclature[edit]

  • Impulse
  • NAFAL
  • Relativistic Travel
  • STL
  • Sublight
  • Subluminal

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

NAFAL drives are slow compared to FTL drives. They are relativistic and cannot exceed the light speed limits.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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