Class: N/A
Name: Tarara
Unit type:
 debris collection ship
Manufacturer: Republic of Zeon
Operator: Republic of Zeon
First deployment: unknown
Dimensions: overall height 59.1 meters; overall length 116.6 meters (including arms 192.3 meters); overall width 39.2 meters (including arms 171.5 meters)
Weight: unknown
Propulsion: unknown
Equipment and design features: sensors, range unknown; 8 x manipulator arm, connected to main body; large net, held by manipulator arm; storage container
Fixed armaments: none

The Tarara was a space debris collection ship used by the Republic of Zeon. The Tarara was equipped with eight manipulator arms that featured attractors on their tips to draw in and capture space debris. The ship featured spherical cockpits mounted in its forward and aft sections, with each cockpit controlling four arms. Collected debris was placed inside a large net carried by one of the arms. The Tarara was used in UC 0077 to help clean up debris after a Salamis class cruiser crashed into a colony at Side 3.

First appearance: Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin (anime)
Original mechanical designer:
 Mika Akitaka


Gundam: The Origin Info

Yoshikazu Yasuhiko
Takashi Imanishi

Katsuyuki Sumisawa
Yoshikazu Yasuhiko (manga)

Mechanical Designer(s):
Hajime Katoki
Mika Akitaka
Kimitoshi Yamane
Junichi Akutsu

Character Designer(s):
Tsukasa Kotobuki
Yoshikazu Yasuhiko

Musical Composer:
Takayuki Hattori

6 episodes (OVA); 13 episodes (TV re-edit)

Video Release (OVA):
Japan 02.28.2015 – 05.08.2018
U.S. 08.01.2017 – 07.02.2019

Airdates (TV version):
Japan 04.29.2019 – 08.12.2019
U.S. 07.06.2019 – 10.05.2019


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