The Carrier Plane is a Union MS transport plane in season 1 of Mobile Suit Gundam 00. In A.D. 2307, the plane is primarily used by the Union's MSWAD (Mobile Suit Weapons and Development) during special missions.
Technology & Combat Characteristics
The Union Carrier Plane is a state of the art transport plane that MSWAD developed around A.D. 2307. The transport plane possesses stealth abilities, among the cutting-edge technology equipments during its time. It was rarely used for operations, as it was only used by the MSWAD during important and very special missions.
In the show, the Carrier Plane is known to be Graham Aker and Billy Katagiri's transport during the conflict in Ceylon. Although the plane is primarily used as a transport, its cargo bay can also carry up to 2 mobile suits on board; possibly to defend the plane.
- Gundam 00 S1 novel 1
- Gundam 00 episode 2