CMA Arabia

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CMA Arabia
CMA Arabia and CMA Vostok, hit by Covenant plasma torpedoes.
Production information


Charon-class light frigate


Slipspace drive:

Shaw-Fujikawa Translight Engine

Service information


October 7, 2525

Participated battles:

Investigation of Harvest


Colonial Military Authority


CMA Arabia was a Charon-class light frigate[1] operated by the Colonial Military Authority.[2][3]


Investigation of Harvest[edit]

The Arabia was part of Battle Group 4 led by Captain Veredi of the CMA Heracles that was sent to Harvest to find out what happened to the Colonial Military Authority's scout ship Argo and Harvest. The battle group consisted of his own ship, the destroyer Heracles, and two frigates - the Arabia and Vostok. They were sent to discover the fate of the colony on the planet Harvest, where contact had recently been lost with the local populace. The Battle Group encountered a Covenant vessel holding station in Harvest orbit and the Arabia was destroyed almost instantly by the Covenant's superior firepower. All hands were lost aboard the vessel.[3][4]

Its partner ship, the Vostok, was destroyed at the same time, and the badly-damaged Heracles was forced to retreat.


List of appearances[edit]


  1. ^ Halo: The Essential Visual Guide, page ???
  2. ^ Halo Encyclopedia (2009 edition), page 67
  3. ^ a b Halo: The Fall of Reach, pages 96-99
  4. ^ Halo Wars: Genesis