The Core Booster II Interceptor Type is a space and atmospheric fighter from Mobile Suit Gundam MS IGLOO: Apocalypse 0079.
Technology & Combat Characteristics
The Core Booster II Interceptor Type is a modified version of the FF-X7-Bst Core Booster modified to intercept other high-altitude aircraft, like the Principality of Zeon's Gaw attack carriers.
- 25mm Vulcan Gun
- The Core Booster II Interceptor Type is equipped with a total of four 25mm Vulcan guns, with a pair of two guns located rear the tip of left and right nose cone, respectively. The Vulcans are primarily used to ward off advancing enemies, shoot down missiles, or hitting other fast moving targets. They also made good use as an anti-aircraft and anti-personnel weapons. However, they are not very effective in piercing heavy armor, although they had shown the ability to do severe damage to Mobile Suit's if fired at point-blank range.
- Gatling Gun
- The multi-barrel Gatling Gun is located on the starboard of Core Booster II Interceptor Type. It is used against relatively small, fast-moving opponents such as aircrafts or aerial mobile weapons. The Gatling Gun has a high-rate of fire and it is able to damage the light armor of a mass-produced Zeon mobile weapons.
- Air-to-Air Missile
- These rocket-propelled weapons were used for bombardment and to deal damage to heavily armored enemies.