Rapacious class Command Carrier

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Rapacious class Command Carrier
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Type: VC Command Carrier
Agility 6
Also see Subcraft Carrier - Carrier
Architect Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Blueprint No
Canon No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Cargo 294.0 Tons
Cost MCr254,753.8
Qty: MCr 203,802.4
Crew 4,123
Enlisted 3,700
Officers 423
EOS Still in active service.
Era 1105
Hardpoints 4,000
Hull Close Structure Hull
Illustration No
IOC Unknown
Jump J-4
Maneuver 6 G
Manufacturer Various
Marines 500
Model Model/9 fib
Origin Third Imperium
Passengers 0 High/Med 0 Low
Reference Fan: Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Size 400,000 Tons
Size-cat FCS
Streamlining Partially Streamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–15
USP VC-U4467J4-599909-999T9-Q
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard Shipyard v1.13 written by Andrea Vallance.

The Rapacious class Command Carrier is a specialized fighter-carrying warship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

It is a vessel with 6-G and J-4 performance with a partially streamlined close configuration hull. This class serves with the 112th Fleet, among others. This vessel incorporates common imperial design features including the standard Jump-4 requirement, 6 Gs acceleration, a large cargo hold, and enough low berths for a frozen watch. The close configuration hull is partially streamlined for gas giant refueling with fuel scoops and on board fuel purification. There are back-ups in case of battle damage. There is a back-up bridge with a Model/9 fib ship computer. This flag bridge usually supervises flight operations.

Image Repository[edit]

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General Description & Deck Plans[edit]

No information yet available.

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 subcraft) carried on the ship. Tonnage on the universal ship profile is shown in kilotons (...thousands of tons) where necessary. [1]

Basic Ship Characteristics [2]
No. Category Remarks
1. Tonnage / Hull TBD tons.
2. Crew xTBD crew.
3. Performance / Engineering Propulsion:
4. Main Section / Electronics Model/TBD fib ship computer.
5. Hardpoints xTBD hardpoints.
6. Armament / Weaponry The normal weapons fit-out for it is:
7. Defenses Defensive Equipment:
8. Craft / Drones TBD
9. Fuel Treatment TBD
10. Cost MCrTBD.
11. Construction Time TBD months to build, TBD months in quantity.
12. Remarks Other Equipment:

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

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Class Naming Practice/s & Peculiarities[edit]

Vessel Peculiarities: No information yet available.

Class Naming Practice/s: No information yet available.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Military Ship - Warship - Subcraft Carrier - Command Carrier:

  1. Type VC class Command Carrier
    1. Echaahan class Command Carrier
    2. Ishker class Command Carrier
    3. Rapacious class Command Carrier
    4. War Child class Command Carrier

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.