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Lightliner

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General and Technical Data

Model number: N/A
Code name: Lightliner
Unit type: mobile suit flight support unit
Manufacturer: Earth Federation Forces
Operator: Earth Federation Forces
First deployment: UC 0079
Accommodation: pilot only, in canopy-style cockpit
Dimensions: unknown
Weight: unknown
Armor materials: unknown
Powerplant: unknown
Propulsion: rocket thrusters: total output unknown
Equipment and design features: sensors, range unknown
Fixed armaments: none

Technical and Historical Notes

The Lightliner was a mobile suit support vehicle developed by the Earth Federation Forces during the One Year War. With a design resembling a scaled up version of a hang glider, the Lightliner allowed ground mobile suits to take to the air. The unit featured a one-person cockpit on the top of the main body. The Lightliner was unarmed and thus relied on the mobile suit carrying it for defense. Yuji Alkana used a Lightliner on several missions to give his RGM-79FP GM Striker flight capability.

Miscellaneous Information

First appearance: MS-X
Original mechanical designer(s):
 Kunio Okawara (MS-X version), Hajime Katoki (Gundam: The Origin MSD version)

Lineart

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