Khtukhao class Clan Transport

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Khtukhao class Clan Transport
Published, canon design.
Type: MT Transport
Also see
Architect TBD
Blueprint {{{blueprint}}}
Canon {{{canon}}}
Cargo 137 Tons
Cost MCr257.79
Crew 6
Officers TBD
Enlisted TBD
Era {{{era}}}
Hardpoints 6
Hull {{{hull}}}
Illustration {{{illustration}}}
Jump J-2
Maneuver 2 G
Manufacturer Various
Marines TBD
Model TBD
Origin Aslan Hierate
Passengers 19 High/Med 30 Low
Reference {{{ref}}}
Size 600 Tons
Size-cat {{{size-cat}}}
Streamlining {{{aerodynam}}}
Tech Level TL–14
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard Shipyard v1.13 written by Andrea Vallance.

The Khtukhao class Clan Transport is an aslan starship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Using a 600-ton hull, the clan transport is a large freight and passenger vessel used by clans and companies for service of major trade routes.

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 600 tons. The ship is unstreamlined.
2. Crew The transport requires a crew of six: pilot, navigator, three engineers, and a purser. Stewards must be added if nobles are carried. A medic may be added if desired. Gunners can be added if the ship is armed. The pilot operates the shuttle.
3. Performance Fuel tankage of 140 tons support the power plant and allows for one Jump-2.
4. Electronics Adjacent to the bridge is a model/2 computer.
5. Hardpoints There are six hardpoints and six tons allocated for fire control.
6. Armament No weaponry is initially installed.
7. Defenses TBD
8. Craft A 95-ton shuttle (capable of transporting 20 passengers and 55 tons of cargo) is carried as a ship's vehicle.
9. Fuel Treatment TBD
10. Cost TBD
11. Construction Time TBD
12. Comments There are 25 staterooms and 30 low berths.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

Class Naming Practice/s & Peculiarities[edit]

No information yet available.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Some of the best known and most widely produced versions of this ship include:
Civilian Ship - Merchant Vessel - Subsidized Merchant:

  1. Type R class Subsidized Merchant AKA Fat Trader AKA Subsidized Merchant
    1. Akkigish class Subsidized Merchant
    2. Gyro Cadis class Subsidized Merchant
    3. March class Subsidized Merchant
  2. Type R2 class Subsidized Merchant
    1. Athelstan class Merchant
    2. Khtukhao class Clan Transport [3]
    3. Petty class Subsidized Merchant
    4. Type RAX class Protected Merchant
    5. Type RL class Subsidized Merchant
    6. Type RL2 class Subsidized Merchant
    7. Type RQ class Subsidized Merchant
    8. Type RX class Merchant Trader

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.
  3. J. Andrew KeithMarc MillerJohn Harshman. Aslan (Game Designers Workshop, 1984), 32.