The Separatist Sub-Carrier was an underwater carrier vessel.


The Sub-Carrier could transport mini-subs piloted by individual B1 battle droids[3] and autonomous manta droid subfighter.[2]


The mini-subs would exit through tubes located on the underside of the carrier. This was a dangerous maneuver, as Galactic Republic SCUBA troopers could ambush mini-subs on their way out, and there was no way of turning back once a sub was racing through the launch-tube.[3]

The Sub-Carrier resembled a vulture droid in shape, but dwarfed such craft in sheer size and volume. Each carrier was so big that entire skirmishes could be fought on the topside deck.[3]

The Xi-Char provided the blueprints for the Sub-Carrier to the Trade Federation free of charge for not being able to figure out how to make the manta droid subfighter transform like the vulture droid.[1]

Behind the scenesEdit

The Separatist Sub-Carrier somewhat resembles an unused destroyer droid carrier for Attack of the Clones, except it had four legs instead of two.



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