The MCRN Scirocco is an unknown class ship in the Martian Congressional Republic Navy. It destroyed Phoebe Station to prevent earth reaching it first.
The Scirocco was heavily damaged in orbit over Ganymede by United Nations Navy forces during the Ganymede Incident. Much of its crew, including its CO (Commanding Officer) , Lieutenant Sutton, were killed.
- It is unknown what forces initiated the battle in orbit over Ganymede.
- It is also possible that Chaplain Martens was visiting and not normal crew aboard Scirocco. The size of the ship and the ship's crew complement is undetermined.
- This ship may appear in the books, but it was not given a name.
- A scirocco is a hot wind, often dusty or rainy, blowing from North Africa across the Mediterranean to southern Europe.