First Appearance: Scouts Out
Significance: The first manned defensive line set up by the Unified Earth Fleet (Stranger)
Description: A series of manned, and unmanned defensive posts, sensor and scanner systems arranged in a bowl shape. Interlocking and redunant communications relays. Refueling and refit stations manned by droids, all heavily protected by both orbital and planetary defenses.
Location: About halfway between Earth and claimed Horde space.