's 10k contest, for the Shootingstar universe.
An ordinary battleframe modified for airborne deployment. The jump pack provides limited range flight, allowing the battleframe operator to traverse obstacles or safely descend from high altitudes. It can also be rapidly jettisoned in situations where lesser bulk and a lower profile would prove tactically advantageous. A wide variety of armaments may be equipped. though they remain mission dependent. Commonly used weapon systems include 7.62mm-.50 machineguns, 20mm autocannons, and railguns. Frames are also equipped with a backup sidearm and adaptable for additional ordnance such as missile racks, rocket launchers, and gun pods.