The Parabola-class freighter was a human cargo starship classification used for interplanetary, as well as interstellar shipping.[1]

Class History[edit | edit source]

In 2525, the Laden would prove to be an instrumental ship in Operation: TALON. The ship would inadvertently deliver SPARTAN-II Blue Team to Eridanus secundus. Using cargo from the ship, they captured Colonel Robert Watts.[2]

Design[edit | edit source]

Considered a simple design, the Parabola-class featured rotating sections and large storage bays for either supplies or water. The total amount of cargo they could carry could support a small city.[3]

Ships of the Line[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • A parabola is an algebraic graph that has one point of extrema and extends infinitely at the ends, forming a U shape.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Appearances[edit | edit source]

Sources[edit | edit source]

  1. Halo: The Fall of Reach - Page 77
  2. Halo: The Fall of Reach - Pages 74-90
  3. Halo Encyclopedia - Page 262
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