Puddle-jumpers are twin-engined, small terran thirty-seater civilian transports that ferry passengers from the surface of a planet to subsequent transport in space. Padded seats are provided to protect the passengers from the intense G-forces of escape velocity—said passengers board up an extendable side-ramp, though puddle-jumpers also possess rear hatches.
They possess VTOL abilities.
- Puddle jumper" is a colloquial term for a light passenger plane incapable of flying long distances without refueling.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 Gerrold, David (w), Fernando Heinz Furukawa (p, i). StarCraft: Ghost Academy: Volume 2 (paperback binding). Tokyopop, August 10, 2010. ISBN 978-1427-81613-9.
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- ↑ StarCraft Legacy staff. 2010-10-22. BlizzCon 2010 StarCraft II Custom Maps and Editor Panel. StarCraft Legacy. Accessed 2010-10-23.