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Pegasus class (LMSD-73/SCVA-72 Thoroughbred)

Pegasus class (Thoroughbred)

 

General and Technical Data

 

Class: Pegasus
Name: LMSD-73/SCVA-72 Thoroughbred
Ships of the line: LMSD-70/MSC-01/SCV-69 Pegasus, LMSD-71/MSC-02/SCV-70 White Base, LMSD-72/SCV-71 White Base II, LMSD-73/SCVA-72 Thoroughbred, LMSD-74/SCV-73 Blanc Rival (refit), LMSD-75/SCVA-73 Troy Horse, LMSD-76/MSC-05 Gray Phantom, LMSD-77/MSC-06 SCVA-74 Stallion, LMSD-78/MSC-07/SCVA-75 Albion, Spartan
Unit type:
assault carrier
Manufacturer: Earth Federation Forces
Operator: Earth Federation Forces

Rollout: UC 0079
First deployment: November UC 0079
Dimensions: unknown
Weight: unknown
Propulsion: many x jet/rocket thruster; Minovsky craft system
Equipment and design features: sensors, range unknown
Fixed armaments: main gun; 2 x 2-barrel mega particle gun, mounted on port and starboard sides of midship; many x anti-aircraft machine gun; many x missile launcher
Mobile suits: 6+
Mobile weapons: UC 0079: 3 x RX-77-2 Guncannon; RX-78-4 Gundam 4th; RX-78-5 Gundam 5th/RX-78-5[Bst] Gundam 5th Bst; UC 0081: RX-78-7 Gundam 7th/FA-78-3 Full Armor Gundam 7th/HFA-78-3 Heavy Armed FA Gundam
Launch catapults: 2

 

Technical and Historical Notes

 

The Thoroughbred is a Pegasus class assault carrier constructed by the Earth Federation Forces at its Jaburo base on Earth. Like other ships of its class, it is constructed from multiple blocks, including living quarters that feature an artificial gravity area. Differences in construction result in some Pegasus ships having radically different appearances. The Thoroughbred also utilizes a Minovsky craft system, which allows it to fly at low altitudes on Earth and escape unassisted from the planet's atmosphere. Launched in November UC 0079 under the command of Capt. Kilstein Lombard, the Thoroughbred serves as the flagship of the 16th Autonomous Corps during the One Year War. The ship is assigned two advanced mobile suits: the RX-78-4 Gundam 4th piloted by Luce Kassel, and the RX-78-5 Gundam 5th piloted by Ford Romfellow. During one battle, the RX-78-4 is destroyed and its pilot killed by the explosion of an experimental mega beam launcher. At the end of the war, the Thoroughbred is assigned to transport Zeon Prime Minister Darcia Bahkarov to Granada to conduct peace negotiations. However, the ship comes under attack from Zeon forces who refuse to acknowledge the end of the war. In UC 0081, the Thoroughbred is commanded by Capt. Stuart and serves as the base of operations for Hugues Courand's Phantom Sweep unit, which is tasked with hunting down the Zeon remnant unit Invisible Knights.

 

Miscellaneous Information

 

Captain(s): Kilstein Lombard, Stuart
Appearances: Mobile Suit Gundam Side Story: Space Beyond the Blaze; Mobile Suit Gundam; Mobile Suit Gundam: Lost War Chronicles; Mobile Suit Gundam: Encounters in Space; Gundam Legacy; Mobile Suit Gundam Battlefield Record UC 0081; Gundam Side Stories

 

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