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A Corvette is a light starship, generally an Adventure Class Ship.

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Library Data Referral Tree[edit]

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

Description (Specifications)[edit]

The terms frigate, corvette, and close escort have considerable semantic overlap.

Image Repository[edit]

No information yet available.

Escort Combatants (Secondary) - The Lightcraft Hierarchy[edit]

A number of smallcraft and ACS combatants exist:

  1. Smallcraft (F or U) (0 to 99 tons)
  2. Bigcraft (W or Other) (100 to 2,499 tons)
  3. Escort (E) (100 to 2,499 tons)
    1. Brig (EB) (100 to 2,499 tons)
    2. Close Escort (EC) (100 to 2,499 tons)
    3. Frigate (EF) (100 to 2,499 tons)
    4. Corvette (EG) (100 to 2,499 tons)
    5. Sloop (ES) (100 to 2,499 tons)
  4. Destroyer (D) (2,500 or larger tons)

Strategy & Tactics (Doctrine)[edit]

No information yet available.

Lightcraft Hierarchy[edit]

  1. Smallcraft
  2. Corvette
  3. Close Escort
  4. Frigate
  5. Escort
  6. Destroyer

Supraclass Roles[edit]

Corvettes typically serve the following roles:

  1. Close Escort (ECE)
  2. Consular Corvette (??)
  3. Corvette (EC)
  4. Escort (E)
  5. Frigate (EF)
  6. Gunned Corvette (??)
  7. Lancer (EC)
  8. Light Escort (E)
  9. Missile Boat (ECM)
  10. Missile Corvette (ECM)
  11. Patrol Corvette (ECT)
  12. Strike Corvette (ECS)
  13. Transport Corvette (??)
  14. War Galley (??)

Supraclass Archtypes[edit]

EC-class Corvette Supraclass Archtypes
Archtype Type Code TL Range Remarks
TBD TBD TBD None

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Corvette:

  1. Type EC class Corvette AKA Type LE class Corvette
    1. Antarian class Corvette
    2. Banya class Light Fleet Corvette
    3. Berka class Heavy Fleet Corvette
    4. Bra'la class Corvette Transport
    5. Breaker class Corvette
    6. Cozzi class Corvette
    7. Cyclone class War Corvette
    8. Dranzhrin class Consular Corvette
    9. Egek'aa class Corvette
    10. Flower class Armoured Corvette
    11. Foxtrot class Corvette
    12. Grisha class Corvette
    13. Gunbuster class Corvette
    14. Jaradin class Corvette
    15. Kalaron class Corvette
    16. KE7 Virulent class Corvette
    17. Kodan class Corvette
    18. Lakr class Corvette
    19. Lancer class Corvette
    20. Lawful Means class Corvette
    21. Malcolm class Corvette
    22. Menace class Corvette
    23. Ming class Corvette
    24. Oegveng Class Gunned Corvette
    25. Polaris class Corvette
    26. Rasand Protector class Corvette
    27. Revenge War Sloop class Corvette
    28. Sariwon class Corvette
    29. Stalwart class Corvette
    30. TC8 Nedric class Corvette
    31. Type E class Corvette
    32. Type LE class Corvette
    33. Type 056 Jiangdao Class Corvette
    34. Ueghzgi class Corvette
    35. Wasinki class Corvette

Missile Corvette:

  1. Type ECM class Missile Corvette
    1. Admiral Gorshkov class Missile Corvette
    2. C-9 class Missile Corvette
    3. Kyle Strum class Missile Corvette
    4. Malory Francis class Missile Corvette
    5. Richtofen class Missile Corvette
    6. Silversun class Missile Corvette
    7. Type EEM class Missile Corvette
    8. Valor class Missile Corvette

Patrol Corvette:

  1. Type ECT class Patrol Corvette
    1. Dienjzhiae class Fleet Intelligence Corvette
    2. Kiviat class Patrol Corvette
    3. Lienjshiaflaa class Patrol Corvette
    4. Lurushaar Kilaalum class Patrol Cruiser
    5. Shalis class Patrol Corvette
    6. Shivva class Patrol Frigate
    7. Type T class Patrol Ship

Ship Summary List[edit]

Some of the most commonly used vessels in this role or these roles include:

19 Representative Corvette (EG) Classes

Class Superclass Tons Category TL Origin Jump G Image Canon
Class Superclass Tons Category TL Origin Jump G Image Canon
Antarian class Corvette EG 1,200 ACS 11 Antares Imperium 2 4 No No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Berka class Heavy Fleet Corvette EG 800 ACS 14 Zhodani Consulate 3 4 No No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Fiery class Gunned Escort EG 300/400 ACS 14 Third Imperium 5/4 5/4 Yes Yes. Published, canon smallcraft design.
Flare class Gunboat EG 300 ACS 10 Winston Democracy 1 6 No No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Foxtrot class Corvette EG 1,200 ACS 14 Vegan Polity 4 6 No No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Gunbuster class Corvette EG 712 ACS 13 Darrian Confederation 4 6 No No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Kalaron class Corvette EG 1,000 ACS 11 Union of Garth 2 3 No No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
KE7 Virulent class Corvette EG 700 ACS 10 Korsumug Empire 1 6 No No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Kodan class Corvette EG 700 ACS 15 Third Imperium 4 6 No No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Lakr class Corvette EG 1,000 ACS 14 Zhodani Consulate 4 6 No No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Lawful Means class Corvette EG 200 ACS 14 Solomani Confederation 4 2 No No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Menace class Corvette EG 800 12 Old Worlds Navy 3 6 {{{illustration}}} No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Ming class Corvette EG 1,800 ACS 15 Third Imperium 4 4 {{{illustration}}} No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Polaris class Corvette EG 155 10 Bain Defense Squadron 1 6 {{{illustration}}}
Rule of Man class Gunboat EG 400 11 Rule of Man 2 6 {{{illustration}}}
TC8 Nedric class Corvette EG 800 13 Trooles Confederation 1 1 {{{illustration}}}
Type RG class Assault Gunship EG X ACS X Third Imperium X X {{{illustration}}}
Ueghzgi class Corvette EG 3,000 13 Thirz Empire 3 6 {{{illustration}}}
Witch of Endor class Corsair EG 400 ACS 11 Cydia 2 3 No No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.


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