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The following article/section is from the Dragon Pearl continuity under Rick Riordan Presents and not the Riordanverse canon.


The Pale Lightning is a top-of-the-line battle cruiser of the Space Forces. It is home to officers, technicians, and cadets of all shapes, sizes, and supernatural races, as long as they confine themselves to human form. The ship includes standard barracks, a mess hall, medical bay, and artificial gravity to keep everyone on their feet.[1]


Not to be confused with Master Bolt.

Description

From the outside, the Pale Lightning resembled a tube with a ring around its middle, which the ship spun when it had to generate artificial gravity the hard way. The ship's levels were concentric cylinder shells around that ring, which is why the passageways were curved. A series of elevators connected the different levels, and there were backup maintenance shafts in case of power failure.[2]

The captain's outer office featured an impressive white carpet and an immense desk bolted to the deck. An old-fashioned sword in its sheath hung on the wall, fixed in place by several ornament brackets.[3]

Structure

The ship is headed by the Captain, if the captain is absent then the penultimate highest ranking officer is tasked with running the ship until the captain returns or a replacement can be found.

Cadets can be found on the ship, who usually go around performing tasks such as patrol or maintenance or attending classes held by low ranking officers.

Dragon Pearl

When trying to find her missing brother, Kim Min ends up on the ship and spent two months impersonating the recently deceased cadet Bae Jang.

References

Locations (RRP)
Cities and Towns: Albuquerque | Atlanta | Beverly Hills | Cabo San Lucas | Chicago | Los Angeles | Loves Park | Merdel | Miami | New Orleans | New York City | Rock Creek | Raisin Valley | San Diego | San Miguel de Allende | Santa Monica | Silver Springs | Yuma
Administrative Divisions: Alabama | Arizona | Baja California Sur | California | Chiapas | Chihuahua | Colorado | Connecticut | Florida | Georgia | Guanajuato | Illinois | Kentucky | Louisiana | Maryland | Mississippi | Montana | New Jersey | New Mexico | New York | Oregon | Quintana Roo | Wisconsin
Landmarks and other Buildings: Alvarado Transportation Center | Beverly Hills Hotel | Georgia Aquarium | Museum of Ancient Indian Art and Culture
Countries: France | Mexico | United States of America
Continents: Europe | North America
Pandava Quintet: Amaravati | Court of the Sky | Department of Many Voices | Kingdom of Death | Lanka | Little India | Naga Realm | Night Bazaar | Ocean of Milk | Otherworld
Storm Runner Trilogy/Throne of Sand Duology: Aztlán | Baja California Peninsula | The Beast | Caribbean Sea | Cave of the Crystals | Ceiba World Tree | The Empty | Hell's Kitchen | Holy Ghost | Isla Holbox | Jazz's Surf Shop | Mexica Empire | Old World | Pacific Ocean | Palenque National Park | Sea of Cortez | Shaman Institute of Higher-Order Magic | Tomb of the Red Queen | Venice Beach | Xib'alb'a
Dragon Pearl: Black Locust Station | Fourth Colony | Ghost Sector | Hongok | Hongok Spaceport | Jinju | Kim Dome | Outer Rim | Pale Lightning | Red Azalea | Thousand Worlds
Sal & Gabi Duology: Calamity Island | Coral Castle | Culeco Academy of the Arts | Little Havana | Multiverse | Reál House | Unnamed Miami Hospital | Vidón University
Tristan Strong Trilogy: Alke | Anansi's Palace | Burning Sea | Drowned Forest | Golden Crescent | Grasslands | Isihlangu | Lady Night's Juke Joint | New Orleans Pharmacy Museum | MidPass | Mississippi River | Nyame's Palace | Ridge | Strong Apartment | Strong family farm | Thicket
Race to the Sun: Begay House | Chuska Mountains | Canyon de Chelly | Dibé Nitsaa | Glittering World | House of the Sun | Intertribal Community Charter School | Navajo Nation | Sisnaajiní | Shiprock | Spider Rock
Paola Santiago series: Camp of the Niños de la Luz | Gila River | Juan & Sons Auto Repair | Pizza Pete's | The Rift | Riverside Palace Apartments | Silver Springs Hospital | Silver Springs Police Department
City of the Plague God: Brooklyn | Central Park | Georiou's | Gilgamesh's Glass Ziggurat | Hudson Square | Kurnugi | Manhattan | Manhattan General Hospital | Mo's | Nineveh | Rock of Nisir | Queens | Sea of Tiamat | Washington Square Park
The Gifted Clans series: Byun Mansion | The Campus | Griffin Observatory | Noh Dojang | Oh House | Pacific Ocean Seoulful Tacos | Temple of the Gifted Community Los Angeles | Traditional Korean Medicine Clinic
Pahua and the Soul Stealer: Merdel Elementary | Moua Apartment
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