Forfar class Heavy Frigate

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Forfar class Heavy Frigate
Type: CA Heavy Frigate
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Cargo 800 Tons
Cost MCr39,621.117
Crew 469
Hardpoints 400
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Jump J-3
Maneuver 6 G
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Origin Principality of Caledon
Passengers 0 High/Med 19 Low
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Size 40,000 Tons
Streamlining {{{aerodynam}}}
Tech Level TL–12
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The Forfar class heavy frigates were for many years the backbone of the Caledonian fleet screening force. They began a successful line of design that, between the Forfars and the succeeding Sunderlands and Antrims, number over 200 hulls.


The TL–11 Scapa class heavy frigates had been a misbegotten design from the beginning; underpowered, with a clumsy weapons layout, the fleet was ready to see them go as soon as possible. Development of the Forfars was difficult and protracted - largely tied into delays in getting the highly advanced power plant and sensor fits ready for prime time - but when they entered service, they were considered a great success.

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