Sector Admiral

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Imperial Navy Ranks
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Commissioned Officers
O10 » Grand Admiral
O9 » Sector Admiral
O8c » Fleet Admiral (Admiral)
O8b » Fleet Admiral (Vice Admiral)
O8a » Fleet Admiral (Rear Admiral)
O7 » Commodore
O6 » Captain
O5 » Commander
O4 » Lieutenant Commander
O3 » Lieutenant
O2 » Sub-Lieutenant
O1 » Ensign
O0 » Cadet / Midshipman
Enlisted
E9 » Master Chief Petty Officer (MCPO)
E8 » Senior Chief Petty Officer (SCPO)
E7 » Chief Petty Officer (CPO)
E6 » Petty Officer First Class (PO1)
E5 » Petty Officer Second Class (PO2)
E4 » Petty Officer Third Class (PO3)
E3 » Able Spacehand (ASH)
E2 » Spacehand (SH)
E1 » Spacehand Apprentice (A)
E0 » Spacehand Recruit (R)

The rank of Sector Admiral (O9) is the second most senior commissioned officer rank in the Imperial Navy.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Each named fleet of the Imperial Navy is commanded by a Sector Admiral.

A senior officer from each Imperial Navy Branch as Imperial head of that branch and advising on the technical requirements of that branch to the Grand Admiral These officers have the rank of Sector Admiral, are known as Staff Admirals and hold the title Senior Flag Officer ([Branch]) e.g. Senior Flag Officer (Engineering).[1]


History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Each named fleet in the Imperium will be commanded by a Sector Admiral, although this may occasionally be a temporary post for an officer of lesser substantive rank awaiting confirmation of promotion. All Sector Admiral appointments have to be confirmed by the Emperor and appointment to this rank attracts the title of Baron[2]. i.e. Should there not be any appropriate baronial candidate, the Noble appointed will be granted a Baronry by the Emperor as part of the promotion process.

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