Akira is the Leader of the Golion team and the pilot of the Black Lion. A hotblooded man of a strong leader type he wears the red battle suit. Named quotKeith Koganequot in Voltron version. Commander and leader of the Voltron Force who pilots the Black Lion that forms the bulk of Voltron. Keith wears a red uniform in the original series and a black uniform in Voltron: The Third Dimension. Keith is a quiet individual who spends much of his time pondering his decisions thinking up new strategies and simply being a leader. He also has a hobby of reading books. He can often be found doing so either in the pilot039s lounge or in his room. He seemingly cherishes Princess Allura and is thought to be somewhat protective of her his worst fear according to Voltron: The Third Dimension was that she would be forced to marry the evil Prince Lotor.