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'''''Triton''''' is a [[Colonial]] [[battlestar]], destroyed during the [[Cylon Holocaust]] in both series. It is named after one of the [[Lords of Kobol]].
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'''''Triton''''' is a [[Colonial]] [[battlestar]], destroyed during the Cylon Holocausts in both series. It is named after one of the [[Lords of Kobol]].
  
==[[RDM Battlestar Galactica|New Series]]==
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==[[RDM Battlestar Galactica|The Re-imagined Series]]==
  
The name of a [[battlestar]], featuring integrated command and control systems, and featuring Dr. [[Gaius Baltar]]'s [[Command Navigation Program]] (CNP). She is reported as lost, along with the ''[[Columbia]]'' and ''[[Solaria]]''.  
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Battlestar ''Triton'', featuring integrated command and control systems, and featuring Dr. [[Gaius Baltar]]'s [[Command Navigation Program]] (CNP) is reported as lost with many other battlestars of the [[Colonial Fleet]] during the [[Fall of the Twelve Colonies|Cylon Attack]], along with the ''[[Columbia]]'' and ''[[Solaria]]'' ([[Miniseries]]).
  
In [[33]], [[Sharon Valerii|Sharon]] calls [[Crashdown]] "a refugee from Triton," not "from <i>the</i> Triton", suggesting there may be also a settlement named "Triton." Then again, Battlestar Galactica is often referred to as just "Galactica" (e.g. "... it's not safe to remain on Galactica").
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==[[TOS Battlestar Galactica|The Original Series]]==
  
===Notes===
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[[Image:5_battlestars.jpg|thumb|5 Battlestars at Cimtar (credit: Universal / ABC)]]
# According to information released by [[Zoic]], the ''Triton'' was one of the second batch of seven battlestars constructed at the time of the [[Cylon War]], the others being: ''[[Solaria]]'', ''Pacifica'', ''Acropolis'', ''Prometheus'', ''Argo'' and ''Poseidon''.
 
# During the opening of the [[Mini-Series]], [[Aaron Doral]] states that the [[Battlestar]] ''[[Galactica]]'' is the "last of her kind". This would suggest that:
 
#* Either the ''Triton'' mentioned later in the mini-series may have been built much later than the original twelve battlestars, possibly as a replacement vessel
 
#* Or Doral was simply making a point that the ''Galactica'' is the only remaining battlestar with non-integrated systems
 
  
==[[TOS Battlestar Galactica|The Original Series]]==
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Though not specifically seen on screen, the [[Battlestar (TOS)|battlestar]] '''''Triton''''' is mentioned when the Cylons attack the fleet at [[Cimtar]] ([[Saga of a Star World]]).
  
[[Image:5_battlestars.jpg|thumb|5 Battlestars at Cimtar (credit: Universal / ABC)]]
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It's likely ''[[Acropolis]]'' and ''[[Pacifica]]'' are the other unnamed battlestars seen with the ''[[Atlantia]]'' and ''[[Galactica]]'' at Cimtar.
  
Though not specifically seen on screen, the name of the ''Triton'' is mentioned in connection when the Cylons attack on the fleet at [[Cimtar (TOS)|Cimtar]] ([[Saga of a Star World]]), along with the ''[[Acropolis]]'' and ''[[Pacifica]]'' - so it can be assumed that these three were the  three unnamed battlestars seen with the ''[[Atlantia]]'' and ''[[Galactica]]'' at Cimtar.
 
  
  
 
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Revision as of 20:57, 3 January 2006

Triton is a Colonial battlestar, destroyed during the Cylon Holocausts in both series. It is named after one of the Lords of Kobol.

The Re-imagined Series

Battlestar Triton, featuring integrated command and control systems, and featuring Dr. Gaius Baltar's Command Navigation Program (CNP) is reported as lost with many other battlestars of the Colonial Fleet during the Cylon Attack, along with the Columbia and Solaria (Miniseries).

The Original Series

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5 Battlestars at Cimtar (credit: Universal / ABC)

Though not specifically seen on screen, the battlestar Triton is mentioned when the Cylons attack the fleet at Cimtar (Saga of a Star World).

It's likely Acropolis and Pacifica are the other unnamed battlestars seen with the Atlantia and Galactica at Cimtar.