Minbari fighter

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Minbari fighters apparently employ "magnetic and gravitational principles" in their propulsion systems.  This allows them to accelerate far harder than their pilots would normally be able to tolerate.  Consequently, Minbari fighters are the fastest and most maneuverable starfighters built by the Young Races.
 
Minbari fighters apparently employ "magnetic and gravitational principles" in their propulsion systems.  This allows them to accelerate far harder than their pilots would normally be able to tolerate.  Consequently, Minbari fighters are the fastest and most maneuverable starfighters built by the Young Races.
  
These craft are somewhat more than 12 meters in length.  In spite of its size, the fighter carries a rather limited air supply, indicating that the fighter's power supply, propulsion system, and weaponry leave little space for life support.
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These craft are somewhat more than 12 meters in length.  In spite of its size, the fighter carries a rather limited air supply, indicating that the fighter's power supply, propulsion system, and weaponry leave little space for life support (relatively primitive 20th century human lunar modules that weren't much bigger could support three humans for several days).
  
 
The pilot of a Minbari fighter lies down in the cockpit, facing a window at the front of the craft.  Minbari pilots typically don't wear pressure suits when operating their fighters.
 
The pilot of a Minbari fighter lies down in the cockpit, facing a window at the front of the craft.  Minbari pilots typically don't wear pressure suits when operating their fighters.

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