Radarsat-18 Radar and Communications Satellite

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by Rob Morgenstern with Peter Walker

Designation: Radarsat-18 Radar and Communications Satellite

Propulsion Systems:

Miscellaneous station-keeping thrusters, gyroscopes and torquer bars.

History:

The United Earth Defense Force (UEDF) Tactical Space Corps deployed several types of Communications Satellites which provided relays to Space Station Liberty and the Moon bases, as well as intercontinental communication relays. Their destruction by the Robotech Masters fleet heralded the beginning of the Second Robotech War. The Radarsat-18 was one such type. It also provided deep space detection capabilities to search for approaching ships and celestial bodies.

 


 

Robotech (R) is the property of Harmony Gold. The Super Dimension Fortress Macross (R) is the properties of Big West Advertising and Studio Nue. This document is in no way intended to infringe upon their rights.

Original artwork by: Shoji Kawamori, Miyatake Kazutaka, Haruhiko Mikimoto and Hidetaka Tenjin

Acknowledgement is extended to Peter Walker, Pieter Thomassen and Robert Morgenstern of the unofficial Robotech Reference Guide. Peter Walker, Pieter Thomassen and Robert Morgenstern are given credit for all quotes and paraphrasing of the unofficial Robotech Reference Guide that has been utilized in this publication.

Content by Robert Morgenstern

Copyright © 1999 Robert Morgenstern, Pieter Thomassen, Peter Walker

 

 

 

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