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A N-class Medical Craft are specialized craft devoted to the practice of medicine and the biological sciences.

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Library Data Referral Tree[edit]

Please refer to the following AAB Library Data for more information:
Starship:

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Medical Craft cover a variety of medical and biological sciences missions including hospitalization, ambulancery, first aid, plague hunting, SAR (Search and Rescue) AKA Essandar, and others... in every size class from ACS to the largest FCS hospital ships. They are few, but vital with their specialized medical missions. Many are civilian vessels, but a dedicated few serve as military auxiliaries in the combat support ship grouping.

Strategy & Tactics (Doctrine)[edit]

No information yet available.

Supraclass Roles[edit]

Medical Vessels typically serve the following roles:

Smallcraft Medical Smallcraft:

  1. Medevac Pinnace (UN)
  2. Medical Launch (UN)
  3. Medical Shuttle (UN)
  4. Rescue Smallcraft (UNR)
  5. Search & Rescue Craft (UNR) (SAR)
  6. Starbourne Ambulance (UN)

Largecraft Medical Ship:

  1. Clinical Vessel (NH)
  2. Hospital Ship (NH)
  3. Medical Craft (N) (Namesake)
  4. Medical Frigate (N)
  5. Medical/SAR Craft (NR)
  6. Medical Scout (NS)
  7. Medical Ship (N)
  8. Medical Vessel (N)
  9. Plague Hunter Vessel (NS)
  10. Rescue Ship (NR)

Supraclass Archetypal Roles[edit]

These vessels typically serve the following archetypal roles:

N-class Medical Craft Supraclass Archetypes
Archetype Type Code/s Exemplar Remarks
Medical Craft U Type U class Medical Craft None
NOTES: There is semantic overlap between many of the classes and codes. Some codes organize by mission or capability, others by size and tonnage, and yet others by other characteristics.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Civilian Vessel - Medical Vessel:

  1. Type AC class Medical Vessel
    1. Relief class Hospital Ship
  2. Type N class Medical Vessel
    1. Unidentified Vessel
  3. Type S class Medical Vessel
    1. Type SM class Medical/SAR Craft

Ship Summary List[edit]

6 Representative Medical Vessel (N) Classes

Class Superclass Tons Category TL Origin Jump G Canon
Class Superclass Tons Category TL Origin Jump G Canon
Camel class Medical Launch N 0-99 [[[ACS]] Third Imperium Yes. Published, canon starship design.
Ghent class Medical Frigate N 4,000 BCS 15 Third Imperium 4 4 No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Kurgilash class Medical Scout N ACS Third Imperium Yes. Published, canon starship design.
Olyora class Medevac Pinnace N 60 Smallcraft 14 Aslan Hierate 0 6 Yes. Published, canon starship design.
Relief class Hospital Ship N 3,300 BCS 13 Third Imperium 4 4 No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Type SM class Medical/SAR Craft N Third Imperium Yes. Published, canon starship design.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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