Confederate class Scout Station

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Confederate class Scout Station
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A low tech space station
Type: VTE Orbital Scout Station
Category ACS
Size 1,000 Tons
Hull Configuration Dispersed Structure Hull
Streamlining Unstreamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–7
Computer Model/2
Jump J-0
Maneuver 1 G
Hardpoints 10
Staterooms 0
Crew 32
    Officers 13
    Enlisted 19
    Marines 5
High/Mid Passengers 0
Cargo 112 Tons
Fuel tank 0 Tons
Origin Third Imperium
Year Operational Unknown
End of Service Still in active service.
Cost MCr258.04
Architect fee Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Quick Ship Profile VTE-TBD
Blueprint No
Illustration No
Also see 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 Confederate class Scout Station is a very light scout starship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

It is a vessel with 1-G and J-0 performance with a dispersed structure hull, it functions as a space station above the low technology level planet home.

  • It carries a kinetic kill rail gun battery for self defense capable of destroying most local craft attempting to boost into orbit to leave the Uruki Down port in the Unofficial (world) system.
  • It can dock up to four scout cruisers, a 20 dton gig and carries a small squadron of defensive fighters.
  • It has a 32 sophont scout crew which includes 5 confederate marines.

Unofficial (world)

This is the headquarters of the scout service. Each member state of the confederacy is responsible for the appropriation of a single Scout Cruiser. As senior scouts retire they are occasionally granted the use of older surplus vessels to make way for newer vessels. Confederate Scout Service consists of (4) Scout Explorers 100 dtons each, 32 crew, and their single 1,000ton tender=space station, A commonly known SECRET, is that several ex-scouts have taken their ships upon retirement, detached duty and become pirates.

Image Repository[edit]

No information yet available.

General Description & Deck Plans[edit]

VTE-A701122-000000-00007-1 MCr. 258.04 1,000 ton TL-7
1 Hyper Velocity Kinetic Kill Rail Gun Weapon Array
Crew 32: 5 marines, pilot, navigator, 2 engineers, medic, 2 gunners, 20 flight crew
Cargo: 112 tons   Fuel: 110 tons   EP: 10 Agility: 1   
Craft: 8 x 10T ASB Tigers, 1 x 20T Gig, 4 x 100T Scouts
Fuel Treatment:   On Board Fuel Purification
Backups: 1 x Model/2 Computer 1 x Bridge
Architects Fee: MCr 2.580   Cost in Quantity: MCr 206.432

The station serves as a refueling point for ships rocketing up from the surface. They service vessels leaving the Uruki Down spaceport. Cargo and passenger lounges, a medical bay and port control office are included among its' amenities.

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 1000 tons.
2. Crew 32 crew.
3. Performance Propulsion:
  • Jump-0
  • 1-G acceleration, for station keeping
  • Power Plant-1
  • 10-EPs
  • Agility-1
4. Electronics Model/2 ship computer.
5. Hardpoints x10 hardpoints.
6. Armament / Weaponry The normal weapons fit-out for it is:
7. Defenses Defensive Equipment:
8. Craft / Drones 8 x 10T ASB Tigers, 1 x 20T Gig, 4 x 100T Scouts
9. Fuel Treatment On Board Fuel Purification
10. Cost MCr258.04.
11. Construction Time TBD months to build, TBD months in quantity.
12. Remarks Other Equipment:

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

They have a redundant bridge and computer to manage system wide traffic control and communication needs, with system range maser, laser and radio gear installed.

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 - Escort Tender - Very Light Tender:

  1. Type VTE class Escort Tender
    1. Aggressive Predator class Attack Boat Tender
    2. Confederate class Scout Station
    3. Fagad Avalar class Tender
    4. Owatarl class Tender
    5. Smeeppi class Carrier

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