New Giant Carrier

General and Technical Data

Class: unknown
Name: New Giant Carrier
Unit type: carrier
Manufacturer: Varauta
Operator: Varauta
First deployment: unknown
Complement: unknown
Dimensions: overall length 1,356.0 meters
Weight: standard operating displacement 2,500,000.0 metric tons
Powerplant: OverTechnology reactor, power output rating unknown
Propulsion: main thruster: macro nozzle cluster; vernier nozzle cluster; fold system cluster
Performance: maximum instantaneous combat acceleration unknown
Equipment and design features: sensors, range unknown; gravity control system; pinpoint barrier system; total barrier system; Aegis sensor combat data system
Fixed armaments: many x reaction missile launcher, mounted in forward section; many x large-barrel beam cannon, mounted in forward section; many x close-in high-maneuverability missile launcher, mounted on hull
Mecha/aircraft: 160-200 variable fighters

Technical and Historical Notes

The New Giant Carrier was a large battleship used by the Varauta forces during the Protodeviln War of 2045-46. The carrier could accommodate up to 200 variable fighters launching from eight scramble catapults. The carrier’s armaments included reaction missile launchers, beam cannons and standard missile launchers.

Miscellaneous Information

First appearance: Macross 7
Original mechanical designer: Kazutaka Miyatake



Macross 7 Info

Tetsuro Amino

Sukehiro Tomita
Minto Hajime

Mechanical Designer(s):
Shoji Kawamori
Kazutaka Miyatake
Hiroshi Ogawa
Munehori Nawa
Meijo Maeda

Character Designer:
Haruhiko Mikimoto

Musical Composer:
Fire Bomber

Japan 10.16.1994 – 09.24.1995


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