From Warhammer 40k - Lexicanum
Battlefleet Cadia is the Imperial Navy's Battlefleet for the Cadian Sector and the Fortress world of Cadia.
As the protector of the Cadian Gate, the most efficient means of travel to or from the Eye of Terror, Battlefleet Cadia has had to endure the thirteen Black Crusades of Abaddon the Despoiler. It aided the Battlefleet Gothic in the Gothic War and suffered extremely heavy losses most recently in the Thirteenth Black Crusade. As of 999.M41 its commander is Lord Admiral Quarren.
At the time of the Thirteenth Black Crusade Battlefleet Cadia consisted of the following ships:
- 12 Battleships
- 12 Cruiser squadrons
- 21 Escort squadrons
Famous Ships of Battlefleet Cadia
- 1: Codex: Eye of Terror (3rd Edition), pg. 8
- 2: Battlefleet Gothic Armada, pg. 14