Phillip Braddock is the head of the Coronis and its crew aswell as running the operations at Coronis base on E.D.N. III. He stays calm despite the extreme pressures of the mission and keeps his team focused, It was he who convinced NEVEC to allow a colony to come to E.D.N. III.
Braddock initially was portrayed as some what of a conspirator (hiding the secret of the first colony) but was later revealed that he had no negative intentions and was just searching for truth about what happened to his father.
Unknown to Braddock, he was born on E.D.N. III and was a First Colony survivor after his father who was in command of the First Colony and its operations, ordered his wife and baby son to be evacuated, with the result leaving his crew to die at the hands of the Akrid and harsh conditions of the planet.