Convoyer class Close Escort
|Convoyer class Close Escort|
Non-canon fan design.
|Type: DE Destroyer Escort|
|Cost|| MCr1,033.639 |
Qty: MCr 826.911
|Crew||49 with 24 Marines|
|Origin||Anubian Trade Coalition|
|Passengers||0 High/Med 6 Low|
|Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard Shipyard v1.13 written by Andrea Vallance.|
The Convoyer class Close Escort is a warship.
- It is a military ship.
This design can escort friendly merchants and conduct commerce raiding when needed. It is not intended to stand against ships of the line.
Basic Ship Characteristics
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 craft) carried on the ship. Tonnage on the universal ship profile is shown in kilotons (thousands of tons) where necessary. 
|3.||Performance||It is capable of a single Jump-3 and 6-Gs acceleration with a streamlined needle/wedge hull.|
|4.||Electronics||It carries a model 6 fib computer.|
|5.||Hardpoints||It is equipped with ten turrets.|
|6.||Armament||A dual fusion gun turret provides point defense. Four triple missile turrets fire as a single battery and four triple beam laser turrets are grouped into two batteries.|
|7.||Defenses||There is a single triple sand caster turret for defense.|
|8.||Craft||It carries a pair of light fighters to scout systems and to enhance its firepower. They can also be used to support the small marine platoon. The marines are equipped with drop capsules and a pair of 20 ton recovery boats for dust off and retrieval. There is a 4 ton air raft as well.|
|9.||Fuel Treatment||It is fitted with fuel scoops and fuel purification refineries.|
|12.||Comments||The hangar deck can be used for cargo when the fighters are not required.|
History & Background (Dossier)
Built for the Anubian Trade Coalition, this multi-role design serves in all five fleet squadrons.
References & Contributors (Sources)
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- Marc Miller, Frank Chadwick, John Harshman. High Guard (Game Designers Workshop, 1980), 20-37. (Design Sequence Used)
- Traveller Wiki Editorial Team
- Author & Contributor: Lord (Marquis), Captain, and Lead Naval Architect Ronald B. Kline, Jr. of the Imperial Navy
- Author & Contributor: Lord (Marquis) and Master of Sophontology Maksim-Smelchak of the Ministry of Science