CCSS Niedt is Mitsuhama's experimental plane tested by MMFEC on a trip to Japan in Ep 12.

CCSS Niedt is also the ship that was left stranded in space near the moon on its maiden voyage to Mars after a malfunction in its plasma injector attributed by a Mitsuhama source to sabotage by Ares. See details in Seattle Street News, issue #29, and more revelations about Ares's role in issue #30.