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Kal-El's pod is the pod Kal-El used to escape Krypton.


Kal-El in his pod.

The pod was used by Kal-El to escape the dying planet of Krypton. Its coordinates were locked on to the planet Earth, where the pod eventually landed.[1]

The pod was stored in the Fortress of Solitude[2] until late 2019, when it became a display at the Lost World of Krypton museum.[3]



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  • Kryptonian spacecraft use antimatter to propel themselves through space. The engine from even a small one, Like the pod that carried Superman, Supergirl and Mon-el to Earth as a baby, Can be transformed into a bomb with the proper resources and knowledge. Such a bomb could destroy three whole solar systems.
  • A Kryptonian anti-matter engine could also be used to build a make-shift Phantom Zone projector.

Behind the scenes

  • Kal-El's Kryptonian rocket was first featured in Action Comics #1 (June 1938) and was created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.