T1 Orbital - Damage Dealer - Anti-Orbital - Light Armour - Fast
With their Spartan design Vipers are fast, mass producible starships capable of quickly swarming heavier orbital threats. However, their light armour cannot stand up to the sustained fire of defensive orbital satellites.
T1 Orbital - Interplanetary - Transportation - Fragile - Fast
The Chariot is a heavy lifting vehicle rated to transport up to 9000 tons between planets. Many a Legion Commander has been saved by Chariots in tactical retreats against numerically superior MLA forces. Better to live and fight another day.
T2 Orbital - Heavy AOE - Light Armour - Slow
Built around the powerful X-9 plasma cannon, the Black Knight consumes vast amounts of energy to deliver a ground blast equivalent to 20 megatons of TNT. Only especially hardened neosteel can withstand more than a few devastating salvos.
T2 Orbital - Light Damage - Scout - Radar - Heavy Armour - Slow
An upgrade over the Sputnik, Kosmos has thicker armour plating, improved optics, and the addition of a light turret to ward off attacks from orbital fighters. All of this advanced technology comes however at a significant cost.
T2 Orbital - Damage Dealer - Anti-Orbital - Very Long Range - Light Armour
The Paladin is based on Progenitor frigate designs. Modified for crewless operation and relatively cheap to produce, its Long Range armour-piercing railgun is capable of quickly neutralizing slow or stationary orbital targets from relative safety.
Ship of the Line
T2 Orbital - Long Range - Heavy Armour - Slow
Pride of the Imperial Legion fleet, the Imperator is a heavily armoured battleship class starship. Both ground and orbital based defences are no match for its firepower. Imperators have played a key role in the vanguard of several major planetary invasions, clearing the area for the following invasion force.