Life Boat

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The Life Boat is an emergency device, a smallcraft, used to allow escape from danger, disaster, or calamity in space-going situations.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

They typically displace 20.0 tons, and are capable of 1.0 G acceleration and can carry up to three conscious passengers.

  • In addition, they often contain five emergency low berths, each capable of holding four persons in cold sleep. Thus a standard life boat can often carry a total of 23 sophonts.
  • Life boats are almost always unarmed.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

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Selected Life Boat Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Life Boat:

  1. Type U class Auxiliary
    1. Deliverance class Lifeboat
    2. Interstellar Lifesaver class Lifeboat
    3. KSbA Model A-23 class Lifeboat
    4. Lifeboat (ISW Period)
    5. Longevity class Lifeboat
    6. Model 292 class Life Boat
    7. Reliant class Lifeboat
    8. Reprieve class Escape Pod
    9. SK-3 class Lifeboat

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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