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493rd Battle Squadron

The 493rd Battle Squadron is organized into four divisions - the Battle division, the Escort division, the Fighter division, and the Support division.

The Battle Division: Four Sylea class Battleships form the Battle Division of the squadron. Their heavy firepower is the crux of the entire squadron's strength.

Sylea Class      BB-T146BJ4-R99909-999T9-0 MCr835,221. 300 ktons
batteries bearing            C   7 CCC1C               TL=15
batteries                    R   F RRR1R               Crew=1,713
Fuel=153,000. EP=33,000. Agility=6. Cargo=500.

The Escort Division: To cover the deployment of the battleships, the squadron has a division of escort ships normally assigned to it. These four Cambridge class Heavy Cruisers, six Melika class Light Cruisers, twelve Midu Agashaam class Destroyers, and twelve Lucifer class Destroyer Escorts carry enough firepower to cover the time necessary for the line of battle to form and can fend off smaller nuisance attacks when necessary.

Cambridge Class  CR-Q446CJ3-599909-999N9-0 MCr46,311.6   75 ktons
batteries bearing            8   4 88414                 TL=15
        batteries            A   5 AA515                 Crew=537
Fuel=39,000. EP=9,000. Agility=6. Cargo=100. Low=500.

Melika Class     CL-M146DJ3-599909-79H09-0  MCr402,424.4 35 ktons
batteries bearing            2   2 521 5                 TL=15
        batteries            5   5 A51 A                 Crew=278
Fuel=18,550. EP=4,550. Agility=6. Cargo=100.

Midu Agashaam    DD-C246BJ2-052400-50506-0 MCr2,188.78 3 ktons
batteries bearing            3     4 1 1               TL=15
        batteries            3     4 1 1               Crew=33
Fuel=1,530. EP=330. Agility=6. Two Cutter.

Lucifer Class    DE-4446BJ2-C00000-06003-0       MCr320. 400 tons
batteries bearing                   1  2                 TL=15
        batteries                   1  2                 Crew=10
Fuel=20. EP=44. Agility=6.

The Fighter Division: The fighter division for this squadron is provided by three Antiama-class fleet carriers, and consists of 900 heavy fighters organized into 90 groups. These groups are commanded by the fighter coordinator aboard the carrier flagship. Fighters are used for long range patrols and reconnaissance within a system, allows the carrier advanced warning of enemy ships or bases. In addition, the fighters are expected to hold the screen against enemy vessels until the Riders are ready to begin battle.

Antiama Class FC-R4425J3-299909-99999-300 MCr51,922. 100 ktons
batteries bearing         B   1 B411Y                TL=15
        batteries         G   1 G511Z                Crew=4,054
Fuel=45,000. EP=5,000. Agility=2. Cargo=2,000. 300 Heavy Fighters.
Y=42. Z=60.

Sylean Class FH-0106N71-830000-20002-0 MCr105.23 50 tons
batteries bearing        3     1   1             TL=15
batteries                1     1   1             Crew=2
Fuel=11. EP=11. Agility=6.