Bulwark class Fleet Tender

From Traveller Wiki - Science-Fiction Adventure in the Far future
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Bulwark class Fleet Tender
Imperial Sunburst-Sun-IISS-Traveller.gif
Type: VTM Fleet Tender
Category BCS
Size 100,000 Tons
Hull Configuration Dispersed Structure Hull
Streamlining Partially Streamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–12
Computer Model/6 fib
Jump J-2
Maneuver 2 G
Hardpoints 1,000
Staterooms 0
Crew 753
    Officers 103
    Enlisted 650
    Marines 120
High/Mid Passengers 0
Cargo 60.0 Tons
Fuel tank 0 Tons
Origin Distant Fringe
Year Operational Unknown
End of Service Still in active service.
Cost MCr41,298.545 in quantity 33,038.836
Architect fee Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Quick Ship Profile VTM-0KP22
Blueprint No
Illustration No
Also see Subcraft Carrier - Tender
Canon Published, fan design
Era 1105
Reference Fan: Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard Shipyard v1.13 written by Andrea Vallance.

The Bulwark class Fleet Tender is a carrier warship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

It is a vessel with 2-G and J-2 performance with a partially streamlined dispersed structure hull. They have a dispersed structure hull which is fitted with a fuel purification refinery. They are incapable of wilderness refueling with out assistance. Their maneuver drive produce 2G acceleration and have a 1-Agility rating. They carry enough internal fuel for Jump-2 with a Jump-1 reserve. They are fitted with Jump-2 drop tanks for extended range operations. They mount a pair of Model/6 fib ship computers adjacent to the bridge with back up screens in the event of battle damage.

  • It carries heavy armament and a powerful defensive suite. They are armed with 50 large missile bays, a particle accelerator bay, ten dual fusion guns, ten triple beam laser turrets, 460 triple sand caster turrets and a repulsor bay for defense.
  • It ordinarily carries several subcraft and drones when needed. The primary function of this class is to transport a Nexus Warden class System Monitor and forty Nexus Onyx class Interceptors into battle in other systems as required. The monitor becomes a battle rider in the transition to Nexus Fleet Forces offensive operations. The marines have drop capsules for orbital assaults.
  • It has a 753 sophont crew and 120 marines. The crew consists of 50 command, 140 engineers, 161 gunners, 82 flight, 200 service, and 120 marines. There is a low watch to replace crew losses or for extra troops.

Image Repository[edit]

No information yet available.

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 TBD crew.
3. Performance Propulsion:
  • Jump-TBD
  • TBD-G acceleration
  • Power Plant-TBD
  • TBD-EPs
  • Agility-TBD
4. Electronics Model/TBD fib computer.
5. Hardpoints xTBD hardpoints.
6. Armament The normal weapons fit-out for it is:
  • No information yet available.
7. Defenses No information yet available.
8. Craft TBD
9. Fuel Treatment TBD
10. Cost MCrTBD.
11. Construction Time TBD months to build, TBD months in quantity.
12. Comments TBD
  • Standard cargo capacity amounts to TBD.0 tons.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

The Nexus Bulwark Class Fleet Tenders were designed and are manufactured in the Nexus (Ha 1526) (world) system. This class is less expensive than the riders they transport. Three of these monsters form a strategic mobility reserve for naval power projection.

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 - Medium Tender:

  1. Type VTM class Medium Tender
    1. Beaumonde class Fleet Tender
    2. Bulwark class Fleet Tender
    3. Holy Mother class Fleet Tender
    4. Iinen class Fleet Tender
    5. Kiev class Fleet Tender
    6. Oromet Delight class Fleet Tender
    7. Syndrome class Fleet Tender
    8. Valiant Guardian class Fleet Tender

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

This article has metadata.
62px-Information icon.svg.png This article is missing content for one or more detailed sections. Additional details are required to complete the article. You can help the Traveller Wiki by expanding it.
This list of sources was used by the Traveller Wiki Editorial Team and individual contributors to compose this article. Copyrighted material is used under license from Far Future Enterprises or by permission of the author. The page history lists all of the contributions.