Technology & Combat Characteristics
The Zanzibar-class Kai (CCM-91 Chimaira) is designed for MS transportation, and a cargo bay unit has been added to the rear of the hull to increase the mounting capacity of MS. The unit consists of one electromagnetic catapult deck for MS launch, and the interior consists of a hangar and a residential floor.
Special Equipment & Features
- Space Cargo Unit
In U.C. 0079, the Zanzibar-class Kai (CCM-91 Chimaira) was a ship belonging to the Chimera Corps. The army brass ordered the development of the of the Zanzibar-class Kai, in response to the sense of danger from the White Base and the mobile units on board. But the ship was not developed specifically for the Chimera Corps. According to documents, only three Zanzibar-class Kai were built and one was assigned to the elite Chimera Corps. It is said that the other two Zanzibar-class Kai ships were not used during the war. The current status of all Zanzibar-class Kai ships are unknown. At the end of One Year War, many ships have left to Axis but there were no reports of the CCM-91 Chimaira. There were witness seeing a ship in the corridor reef airspace right before the end of the One Year War. However, based on the ship's characteristics, it was not a match.
Notes & Trivia
- The Action Graphic artwork from the MSV-R design entry spells it "Chimaira", which is the correct name. "Chimera" and "Chimaera" are the Latinized versions of this.