Model number: N/A
Code name: HLV
Unit type: heavy-lift launch vehicle
Manufacturer: Earth Federation Forces
Operator(s): Earth Federation Forces; Karaba
First deployment: unknown
Armor materials: unknown
Propulsion: 8 x rocket engine
Equipment and design features: sensors, range unknown
Fixed armaments: none
The HLV (heavy-lift launch vehicle) was a transport vehicle capable of launching mobile suits into space. It was similar to the HLV used by the Principality of Zeon during the One Year War in UC 0079. In June UC 0087, Karaba’ Hickory Base used an HLV to send AEUG pilot Char Aznable and his MSN-00100 Hyaku-Shiki back to space.
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