Research Ship

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A Research Ship is a civilian non-commercial ship designed to engage in scientific research, astrographic or system surveys, or similar kinds of work.


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Ship Doctrine[edit]

Laboratory (L) A flying laboratory. Designed with scientific experimentation in mind, the ship has unusual design elements to facilitate all manner of research.
Survey (LS) The IISS uses survey ships extensively to catalog and keep accurate the maps of the thousands of Imperial worlds.

Representative Classes[edit]

10 Representative Research (L) Classes[edit]

Class Origin Hull
Tonnage Jump
Breaker Class Corvette Gamma Republic LE 11 300 Jump 2
Close Analysis LL 12 400 Jump 2
Corellian War Corvette Corellian LE 15 1,000 Jump 4
Cozzi Class Corvette Jarnac Pashalic LE 13 200 Jump 2
Donosev Class Survey Scout Third Imperium LS 15 400 Jump 3
Exatar Class Ramscoop Jumpship Confederacy LE 14 Jump
Explorer class Survey Cruiser Third Imperium LC 12 800 Jump 3
Fringian Long-Range Scout Distant Fringe LS 11 600 Jump 2
Hiver Explorer class Hive Federation LS 12 200 Jump 3
Hkiyrerao class Laboratory Aslan L 14 400 Jump 4

References and contributors[edit]

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