The Gallop-class is a land based hovercraft mobile suit transport, developed by the Principality of Zeon during the One Year War. It first appeared in the anime series Mobile Suit Gundam. It was the flagship of Ramba Ral.
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.
- 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.