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Paramilitary Ships are a step in-between civilian and military starships. They patrol the system as police, inspectors, and in a variety institutional roles. They may carry armament, but usually much less than a comparable military platform.


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Description / Specifications[edit]

This page primarily covers Imperial ships and those ships that frequent the Imperial Fringe. Paramilitary ships are typically industrial and system defense ships although the class generally includes many kinds of communications ships as well. The vast majority of paramilitary ships are used by smaller interstellar polities (Pocket Empires) and World-States. They are most often intended for star system economic development and self defense.

Selected Ship Types[edit]

Some ship types widely used within Charted Space include:

  1. Corsair (P)
  2. Scout/Courier (S)
  3. Smallcraft
  4. System Defense Boat (SB)
  5. Unclassified (Z)

Selected Ship Types[edit]

Some ship Types widely used within Charted Space include:

  1. Type C class Mercenary Cruiser
    1. Ares Dragon class Mercenary Cruiser
    2. Broadsword class Mercenary Cruiser
  2. Type CE class Close Escort
    1. Gazelle class Close Escort
    2. Independence class Patrol Cruiser
    3. Tempus class Patrol Vessel
    4. Vayu class Patrol Cruiser
  3. Type EDSV class Extended Duration Survey Vessel
  4. Type JS class Jump Ship
  5. Type KX class X-Boat
  6. Type P class Corsair
    1. Fang class Corsair
    2. Guegha class Corsair
    3. Harmony class Corsair
    4. Hkisyeleaa class Slaver [1]
    5. Iron Fist class Pirate Corsair
    6. Kom class Corsair
    7. Nishemani class Corsair
    8. Rrazaghz class Corsair
    9. Ral Ranta class Corsair
    10. Type VP class Corsair [2]
  7. Type PT class Patrol Tender
    1. Fang class Corsair
  8. Type S class Multimission Scout
  9. Type S class Scout/Courier
    1. Hraye class Scout [3]
    2. Ihateisho class Scout [4]
    3. Serpent class Scout
    4. Sulieman class Scout/Courier
    5. Type VS class Scout [5]
  10. Type SB class System Defense Boat
    1. Bandersnatch class System Defense Boat
    2. Dragon class System Defense Boat
    3. Sentry class System Defense Boat
    4. Wyvern class System Defense Boat
    5. Wyrm class System Defense Boat
  11. Type SX class Fleet Courier AKA Type SX class Scout/Courier [6]
    1. Iyeliy class Messenger [7]
    2. Ktiyhui class Courier [8]
    3. Marathon class Fleet Courier
    4. Type VM class Packet [9]
  12. Type T class Patrol Ship AKA Type T class Patrol Cruiser AKA Type TP class Patrol Cruiser
    1. Dyaus class Patrol Cruiser
    2. Rudra class Patrol Cruiser
    3. Vayu class Patrol Cruiser
    4. Type VF class Frigate [10]
  13. Type X class Express Boat AKA X-boat
  14. Type XT class Express Boat Tender
    1. Lirshala class Express Boat Tender
    2. Purcell class Express Boat Tender

Selected Ship Classes[edit]

Some ship classes widely used within Charted Space include:

  1. Ares Dragon class Mercenary Cruiser
  2. Arzhent class Prospector/Surveyor
  3. Bandersnatch class System Defense Boat
  4. Bannerjee class System Defense Boat
  5. Baso Rita class Small Survey Ship
  6. Belladonna class Exploratory Clipper
  7. Blakeway class First Response Vessel
  8. Broadsword class Mercenary Cruiser
  9. Buccaneer class Blockade Runner
  10. Chiron class Hunter
  11. Columbus class Fleet Courier
  12. Condor class Belt Surveyor
  13. Count Irurk class Patrol Cruiser
  14. Donosev class Survey Scout
  15. Dragon class System Defense Boat
  16. Dyaus class Patrol Cruiser
  17. Faith class Quarantine Cutter
  18. Fang class Corsair
  19. Fiery class Gunned Escort
  20. Gazelle class Close Escort
  21. Harrier class Commerce Raider
  22. Hellbeast class Corsair AKA Type P class Corsair
  23. Herald class Fast Messenger
  24. Hkisyeleaa class Slaver [11]
  25. Hraye class Scout [12]
  26. Ihateisho class Scout [13]
  27. liken class Scout/Courier
  28. Independence class Patrol Cruiser
  29. Indigo class Pirate Carrier
  30. Iris class Armored Packet
  31. Iron Fist class Pirate Corsair
  32. Iyeliy class Messenger [14]
  33. Jump Shuttle
  34. Kankur class Frontier Courier
  35. Khadumir class Fast Courier
  36. Ktiyhui class Courier [15]
  37. Lintula class Survey Vessel AKA Lintula class Extended Duration Survey Vessel
  38. Lirshala class Express Boat Tender
  39. Luminous class Courier
  40. Magenta class Repair Ship
  41. Manta class Fueler
  42. Marathon class Fleet Courier
  43. Mercy class Rescue Vessel
  44. Midas class Courier
  45. Modular Scout Courier
  46. Monitor class Scout
  47. Monty class Blockade Runner
  48. Nemesis class Pursuit Ship
  49. Nina class Scout Cruiser
  50. Nishemani class Corsair
  51. Ocklosh class Salvage Ship
  52. Phidippides class Fast Courier
  53. Purcell class Express Boat Tender
  54. Pytheas class Exploratory Cruiser
  55. Qasar class Scout Cruiser
  56. Queen Elizabeth class Liner
  57. Rudra class Patrol Cruiser
  58. Sentry class System Defense Boat
  59. Serpent class Scout
  60. Sheridan class Navy Salvage ship
  61. Siigiizun class Search and Rescue Vessel
  62. Somnulus class Ambulance Ship
  63. Starleaper class Exploration Vessel
  64. Sulieman class Scout/Courier
  65. Sulieman II class Seeker
  66. Sydkai class Cruiser
  67. Tempus class Patrol Vessel
  68. Theevka class Corsair
  69. Type C class Mercenary Cruiser
  70. Type CE class Close Escort
  71. Type EDSV class Extended Duration Survey Vessel
  72. Type JS class Jump Ship
  73. Type KX clas X-Boat
  74. Type P class Corsair
  75. Type PT class Patrol Tender
  76. Type S class Multimission Scout
  77. Type S class Scout/Courier
  78. Type SB class System Defense Boat
  79. Type SX class Fleet Courier AKA Type SX class Scout/Courier [16]
  80. Type T class Patrol Ship AKA Type T class Patrol Cruiser AKA Type TP class Patrol Cruiser
  81. Type VF class Frigate [17]
  82. Type VM class Packet [18]
  83. Type VP class Corsair [19]
  84. Type VS class Scout [20]
  85. Type VX class Courier [21]
  86. Type X class Express Boat AKA X-boat
  87. Type XT class Express Boat Tender
  88. Vayu class Patrol Cruiser
  89. Vega class Scout
  90. Victrix class Courier
  91. Vulture class Salvage Hauler
  92. Wyvern class System Defense Boat
  93. Wyrm class System Defense Boat
  94. Zheng He class Survey Vessel

Selected Smallcraft Classes[edit]

Smallcraft:

  1. Cutter
    1. Douane class Customs Cutter
    2. Gendarme class Armed Response Cutter
  2. Couriers (Communication Smallcraft)
    1. Excalibur class Express Packet Boat
  3. Exploratory Smallcraft
    1. Jump-Boat
  4. Gig
    1. Blain Virishii class Customs Gig
    2. Connor McBane class Customs Gig
    3. Harvey Walbash class Customs Gig
    4. Jared Al'Kaseel class Customs Gig
  5. Patrol Smallcraft
    1. Cuspid class Gunboat
    2. Fang class System Defense Boat
    3. Modular Inspection Launch
  6. Sensor Platform Smallcraft
    1. Foxbat class Pathfinder
  7. Space Tug
    1. Hercules class Space Tug

History & Background / Dossier[edit]

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