Technology & Combat Characteristics
A small land warfare craft that emphasized movement speed and mobile suit transportation over firepower. It floated with a nuclear thermal hover system and propelled itself with jet engines, and carried three mobile suits. In addition, it is equipped with a coupler for towing a cargo unit on the stern, the unit can be used to transport supplies and could also function as a camping trailer, thereby enabling long-term operational activities.
- 2-barrel Main Cannon
- 2-barrel Machine Gun
Notes and Trivia
- A Gallop variant appears in ∀ Gundam, which is similar in appearance to the Mobile Suit Gundam version, except it is noticeably smaller, and lacks the back mounted 2-barrel main cannon.
- The Gallop-class has some similarities with the Lesseps-class, both are hovercraft transport units that operate primarily in the desert, both were manufactured by a space faction and both were commanded by a person the main protagonists formed a understanding with.