Select application: Ballistic engagement. Entrenching tool. Avionics trawl. Troll smasher. Stellar sextant. List continues.



  • Video Game
  • Martian Interplanetary Defense Alliance

“Marathon” one of Bungie’s first games

  • Found In a terminal on level “The Rose”
  • MIDA is the name of a political faction in game. MIDA briefly seized control of Mars before being defeated by the UEG. MIDA later evolved into a terrorist organization.


  • Versatile tool that combines several individual functions in a single unit. example Swiss army knife

Expanded info:


  • Entrenching tool=Survival or military spade for digging.
  • Avionics trawl=electronic systems used on aircraft, spacecraft and other flying vehicles. Trawl is the wing brake also an alternative spelling of the word Troll (Leet speak)
  • Troll smasher=ugly and slow-witted creatures that inhabit isolated areas often described as miserable. Aka internet antagonist, someone who is seeking to disrupt anyone and anything by engaging in abusive behavior. Taunting, ridicule or being disrespectful
  • Stellar sextant=devices depicting a sixth of a circle, used primarily for measuring the positions of stars