The '''''Bellerophon''''' is one of [[Human|humanities']] most ambitious projects to map and explore the universe. It was launched in 2127 from [[Earth|Earths]] orbit, and traveled at near relativistic speeds from place to place because [[Slipstream]] drive had not been given to humanity yet by the [[Systems Commonwealth]], so because of the Slower-Than-Light drive, [[Time Dilation|time passes slower for them]].
[[image:beleraphoneengineshaft.jpg|right|thumb|250px|Bellerophons' engine assembly with thrust petals visible]]
==Internal Layout of the Bellerophon==
The Bellerophon apparently has about 20 decks, and they are identified by letters. The crew quarters are on deck "k". The ship also has acceleration couches all over the ship, because with out them, people would be smashed against the wall each time the ship accelerated. The ship has a large...[[Bellerophon|Read More]]
The Systems Commonwealths '''''High Guard''''' is the military arm of the [[Systems Commonwealth]]. The High Guard is not only a military force; it is also is the diplomatic corps which takes care of political and social matters in the Commonwealth as well as providing mediation services for un-allied planets or warring factions. They are also the dominant power in the known universe, as they have the largest amount of ships, ranging from civilian transports such as the...[[High Guard|Read More]]
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The New Systems Commonwealth is the largest (over 1,200 pages) online and wiki-based reference on Wikia for the television series "Andromeda"
Andromeda was conceived by Gene Roddenberry in the early 1970s and posthumously produced on his behalf by his widow Majel Barrett-Roddenberry. Captain Dylan Hunt is a member of the Systems Commonwealth'sHigh Guard; he and his ship the Andromeda Ascendant are frozen in time. They awaken 300 years in the future, where Hunt discovers that the Commonwealth has fallen and the universe has fallen into chaos, with the strong preying on the weak. Deciding to change all of this, Hunt sets out with a new crew to create a new Commonwealth and bring order to a chaotic galaxy. With this impossible task in front of him, Dylan must come up with a way to convince races to sign up while fighting off some of the galaxy's most fearsome enemies, including the Magog (and their god the Spirit of the Abyss) and the Nietzscheans - whilst also dealing with the problems and betrayals of the members of his new crew.
“The long night has come. The Systems Commonwealth the greatest civilization in history has fallen. Now, one ship, one crew have vowed to drive back the night and rekindle the light of civilization. On the starship Andromeda hope lives again”
— Intro to Season One
“He is the last guardian of a fallen civilization, a hero from another time. Faced with a universe in chaos, Dylan Hunt recruits an unlikely crew and sets out to reunite the galaxies. On the starship Andromeda hope lives again ”
— Intro to Season Two
“The Universe is a dangerous place. But in our future my crew and I fight to make it safe. I am Dylan Hunt, Captain of the Andromeda Ascendant, and these are our adventures.”
— Intro to Seasons Three, Four and Five
The Systems Commonwealths High Guard is the military arm of the Systems Commonwealth. The High Guard is not only a military force; it is also is the diplomatic corps which takes care of political and social matters in the Commonwealth as well as providing mediation services for un-allied planets or warring factions. They are also the dominant power in the known universe, as they have the largest amount of ships, ranging from civilian transports such as the...Read More