Charon boosters were a United Earth Directorate advancement to the goliath. Improved propulsion technologies combined with upgrades to its existing targeting system software allow for impressive increases to the range of the Hellfire-AA scatter missiles.[1]

During the Second Great War, the technology was improved for the goliath upon with the Ares-class targeting system. [2]

Game EffectEdit

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Charon Boosters
  • Increases goliath anti-air attack range by 3 (to 8).
Purchased from Machine shop
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Cost 100 Minerals Terran SC1 100 Gas Terran SC1 133Time SC2 Game1


  1. Underwood, Peter, Chris Metzen and Bill Roper. StarCraft: Brood War (Manual). Irvine, Calif.: Blizzard Entertainment, 1998.
  2. Blizzard Entertainment. StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty. (Activision Blizzard). PC. Armory units (in English). 2010.
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