A green world dotted with countless lakes and inland seas. New Istanbul, Gateway to The Commonwealth, lays at the edge of human territory, a nexus of five NavCom beacon paths to other Sagittarian Commonwealth territories. In geostationary orbit around the planet, Constantinople 2 station serves as humanity’s prime trading hub with other worlds.
Largest producer of coffee in the colonies and the wealthiest. First to be rebuilt after the Retribution War ended. Plantation and shipping monopoly conglomerate Kurukahveci controls all of the coffee production and trade in the system and dominates the export trade to the rest the Commonwealth.