Biskra class Regimental Assault Cruiser

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Biskra class Regimental Assault Cruiser
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Type: IA Regimental Assault Cruiser
Agility TBD
Also see Combat Transport
Architect Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Blueprint No
Canon No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Cargo 311 Tons
Cost MCr34,943.15
Qty: 27,954.52
Crew 1940
Enlisted TBD
Officers TBD
EOS Still in active service.
Era 1105
Hardpoints 500
Hull TBD Hull
Illustration No
IOC Unknown
Jump J-4
Maneuver 3 G
Manufacturer Various
Marines TBD
Model Model/TBD
Origin Katowice Conquest
Passengers 0 High/Med 0 Low
Reference Fan: Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Size 50,000 Tons
Size-cat ACS
Streamlining Unstreamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–14
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard Shipyard v1.13 written by Andrea Vallance.

The Biskra class Regimental Assault Cruiser is a warship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Pressed into service as a capital ship of the line by its desperate rebel users, this ship was designed to deliver a small marine regimental combat team with three small battalions to a world's surface. It was intended to be well screened and protected by heavier fleet elements. When the AssaultRon defected they were pressed into several roles for which they were not intended. They have the most advanced, heaviest spinal mounted meson guns in the Katowice navy.

Image Repository[edit]

No information yet available.

General Description & Deck Plans[edit]

TT-P6435H4-096608-999S7-1 MCr. 34,943.15  50,000tons
Bearing	    5   2 8221G                Crew: x1940
Batteries   6   2 A221L        	       TL-14
Cargo: 311 tons   Fuel: 22,500 tons   EP: 2,500 Agility: 0 
Marines: 1,500   Drop Capsules: 100 (plus 950 Ready)
Craft: x10 40T Assault Boats, x12 4T Grav APCs, x12 4T Grav Tanks, x12 4T SP Artillery, x10 10T Light Fighters
Fuel Treatment:   Fuel Scoops and On Board Fuel Purification
Architects Fee: MCr 349.432   Cost in Quantity: MCr 27,954.52

Basic Ship Characteristics[edit]

Following the Imperial Navy and IISS Universal Ship Profile and data, additional information is presented in the format shown here. The small craft factor indicates the number of squadrons (...of ten subcraft) carried on the ship. Tonnage on the universal ship profile is shown in kilotons (...thousands of tons) where necessary. [1]

Basic Ship Characteristics [2]
No. Category Remarks
1. Tonnage / Hull TBD tons.
2. Crew TBD crew.
3. Performance Propulsion:
  • Jump-TBD
  • TBD-G acceleration
  • Power Plant-TBD
  • TBD-EPs
  • Agility-TBD
4. Electronics Model/TBD fib ship computer.
5. Hardpoints xTBD hardpoints.
6. Armament The normal weapons fit-out for it is:
  • No information yet available.
7. Defenses Defensive Equipment:
8. Craft / Drones TBD
9. Fuel Treatment TBD
10. Cost MCrTBD.
11. Construction Time TBD months to build, TBD months in quantity.
12. Comments TBD
  • Standard cargo capacity amounts to TBD.0 tons.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

(x4) surviving Regimental Assault Cruisers

Class Members - 12 (4 Surviving)[edit]

  • Biskra (Class Leader)
  • Blida
  • Chlef : Destroyed to prevent capture
  • Bousaada: Destroyed in enemy action
  • Oran
  • Skikda : Missing
  • Jijel  : Destroyed, Sabotage suspected
  • Tizi Ouzou : Abandoned following reactor breach
  • Annaba
  • Tiaret : Destroyed in enemy action
  • Guelma : Scrapped, unrepairable due to battle damage
  • El Oued : Scrapped, due to structural failures

Class Naming Practice/s & Peculiarities[edit]

No information yet available.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Paramilitary Vessel - Scout/Courier:

  1. Type S class Scout/Courier
    1. Asia class Scout

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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This article was copied or excerpted from the following copyrighted sources and used under license from Far Future Enterprises or by permission of the author.

  1. Timothy B. Brown. Fighting Ships (Game Designers Workshop, 1981), 10.
  2. Timothy B. Brown. Fighting Ships (Game Designers Workshop, 1981), 10.