Earthforce Ship Names

 Posted on 2/25/1996 by J. Michael Straczynski <> to CIS

Eugene S. Erdahl <> asks:
> Babylon 5, The Next Generation?
> Am I right in assuming that the Earthforce warships (Agamemnon,
> for example) bear the names of British Royal Navy ships-or is
> this just coincidence?

Most of the Omega class of destroyers are given Greek names,
such as Achilles, Alexander, Agamemnon and others.

And thanks.