Dauntless class Light Carrier

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Dauntless class Light Carrier
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Non-canon fan design.
Type: VL Light Carrier
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Blueprint {{{blueprint}}}
Canon {{{canon}}}
Cargo 3 Tons
Cost MCr33,146.418
Crew 1,088 including 98 Marines
Officers TBD
Enlisted TBD
Hardpoints 600
Hull {{{hull}}}
Jump J-4
Maneuver 4 G
Model TBD
Origin Third Imperium
Passengers 0 High/Med 0 Low
QSP TBD
Reference {{{ref}}}
Size 60,000 Tons
Streamlining {{{aerodynam}}}
Tech Level TL–15
USP CVL-P7447J4-099909-99999-K
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard Shipyard v1.13 written by Andrea Vallance.

The Dauntless class Light Carrier is a warship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

This class is based on an unstreamlined dispersed structure hull with attachments for 19 squadrons of heavy fighters. The additional battle bridge and computer allow for a fleet commodore to direct flight operations without interfering with the ship captain's ability to fight and manage the ship.

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 craft) carried on the ship. Tonnage on the universal ship profile is shown in kilotons (thousands of tons) where necessary. [1]

Basic Ship Characteristics [2]
#. Category Remarks
1. Tonnage 60,000 tons. Unstreamlined dispersed structure hull.
2. Crew x1,088 including x98 Marines.
3. Performance G-4, J-4.
4. Electronics Backups: x1 Model/9fib Computer & x1 Bridge. The additional battle bridge and computer allow for a fleet commodore to direct flight operations without interfering with the ship captain's ability to fight and manage the ship.
5. Hardpoints 600 hardpoints.
6. Armament Batteries:     1     1 1111Z.
7. Defenses Armor and sandcasters.
8. Craft Marines: 98 Drop Capsules: 10 (plus 88 Ready)
Craft: 190 x 50T Heavy Fighters, 2 x 100T Scout, 1 x 50T Cutters.
9. Fuel Treatment On Board Fuel Purification.
10. Cost MCr331.464   Cost in Quantity: MCr 26,517.134
11. Construction Time 28 months.
12. Comments None.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

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References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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