Herald class Expeditionary Yacht

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Herald class Expeditionary Yacht
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Published, canon starship design.
Type: Y2 Yacht
Also see
Blueprint Yes
Canon {{{canon}}}
Cargo 20 Tons
Cost MCr628.2
Crew 12
Officers TBD
Enlisted TBD
Hull Submersible Airframe
Jump J-3
Maneuver 3 G
Model TBD
Origin Third Imperium
Passengers 5/10 High/Med 0 Low
Reference TBD
Size 800 Tons
Streamlining Streamlined
Tech Level TL–F (15)
HERALD class starships are designed with the Traveller5 ACS format, using T5 ACS (Adventure Class Starships) Design System.

The Herald class Expeditionary Yacht is a luxury starship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Some folks travel the stars in a rust-bucket Free Trader scraping together cash and equipment from just about any source they can. Others do it with a bit more style and flair. This ship is for the latter.

Presenting a starship for the true merchant prince, diplomat, megacorporate executive and of course nobles of all stripes. Also suitable for large Traveller crews and those who wish to be surrounded by the finer things in life.

Jump-3, Maneuver-3, Power Plant-4, this 800-ton Type-Y2 Expeditionary Yacht has long legs and lots of room.

Come let us show you one up close...

Enjoy and safe travels!

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]
No. Category Remarks
1. Tonnage 800 tons.
2. Crew 12 crew.
3. Performance Propulsion:
  • Jump-3
  • 3-G acceleration
  • Power Plant-4
  • TBD-EPs
  • Agility-1
4. Electronics Model 7fib computer.
5. Hardpoints x8 hardpoints.
6. Armament The normal weapons fit-out for it is:
  • No information yet available.
7. Defenses No information yet available.
  • No additional information yet available.
8. Craft TBD
9. Fuel Treatment TBD
10. Cost MCr 628.2.
11. Construction Time TBD months to build, TBD months in quantity.
12. Comments TBD
  • Standard cargo capacity amounts to 20.0tons.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

Class Naming Practice/s & Peculiarities[edit]

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Image Repository[edit]

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Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]


  1. Type Y2 class Yacht
    1. Herald class Expeditionary Yacht

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.