The Sahara-class heavy prowler was a class of prowler used by the Office of Naval Intelligence during the Human-Covenant war and Post-war era.

Class History[edit | edit source]

Human-Covenant war[edit | edit source]

In 2526, prowler squadrons in Task Force Yama were led by Sahara-class ships.[3]

The UNSC Dusk would pursue the UNSC In Amber Clad in October 2552.[4] It would later redeploy to Onyx before escaping to warn of the destruction of the construct-world.[5]

Post-war[edit | edit source]

The UNSC Silent Joe operated with Blue Team and Veta Lopis in December 2553.[6] The UNSC Port Stanley was given to Serin Osman to maintain instability among the Sangheili.[7]

The UNSC Aladdin played a minor role in the Second Battle of Requiem in early 2558 by delivering Dr. Halsey to the UNSC Infinity.[2]

Design[edit | edit source]

Dimensions[edit | edit source]

At nearly 1,000 feet (300 m) in length, the Sahara-class is by far the largest known prowler used by the Office of Naval Intelligence, not counting the stealth cruiser UNSC Point of No Return, which is technically a prowler.

Superstructure[edit | edit source]

The Sahara-class's hull was an ablative composite armor.[1]

Armament[edit | edit source]

The Sahara-class carries the following armament:

Compliment[edit | edit source]

Infantry[edit | edit source]

The Sahara-class carried at least one squad of Marines.[2]

Ships of the line[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The Sahara-class is the first prowler to be seen or mentioned in any of the Halo games.

Sources[edit | edit source]

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