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890th Battle Squadron

Organization

The 890th Battle Squadron is organized into four divisions - the Battle division, the Escort division, the Fighter division, and the Support division.

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

Arugkali Class     BB-S646CJ4-A96608-99S59-0 MCr979,724. 200 ktons
batteries bearing          5   7 571C7               TL=14
batteries                  A   F AF1RF               Crew=1,460
Fuel=104,000. EP=24,000. 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 Melika class Light Cruisers, six Midu Agashaam class Destroyers, and six 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.

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.