Dakaar class Freighter

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Dakaar class Freighter
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TBD
Type: AH Freighter
Agility 2
Also see Tramp Vessel
Architect Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Blueprint No
Canon Yes. Published, canon starship design.
Cargo 321.0 Tons
Cost MCr1,126.86
Qty: 901.488
Crew 28
Enlisted 20
Officers 8
EOS Still in active service.
Era 1105
Hardpoints 18
Hull TBD Hull
Illustration No
IOC Unknown
Jump J-3
Maneuver 3 G
Manufacturer Starstream Enterprises
Marines 0
Model Model/3
Origin Principality of Caledon
Passengers 48 High/Med 24 Low
QSP TBD
Reference Ref: Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Size 1,800 Tons
Size-cat ACS
Streamlining Unstreamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–12
USP TBD
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard.

The Dakaar class Freighter is a merchant starship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

It was built on Caledon for Starstream Enterprises. It is a common sight in the Reaver's Deep Sector plying its trade. It is criticized for the lack of cargo space.

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 1,800 tons. It has a sleek streamlined hull.
2. Crew x28 crew.
3. Performance It is capable of Jump-3 and 3-Gs acceleration.
4. Electronics Mk.3 computer.
5. Hardpoints x18 hardpoints. Hard points are specified but no fire control is mounted.
6. Armament It is a civilian design without weapons nor defenses.
7. Defenses It is a civilian design without weapons nor defenses.
8. Craft This class of freighter has two 70 dton shuttles.
9. Fuel Treatment It has fuel scoops and fuel purification for ocean refueling.
10. Cost MCr1,126.86
Qty: 901.488.
11. Construction Time 16 months.
12. Comments There are 24 high passengers and 24 middle passengers.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

It was built on Caledon for Starstream Enterprises.

Class Naming Practice/s & Peculiarities[edit]

No information yet available.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Merchant Vessel - Heavy Trader:

  1. Type AH class Heavy Trader
    1. Dakaar class Freighter
    2. Dakaar class Merchant Transport
    3. Leviathan class Merchant Cruiser
    4. Type TI class Merchant
    5. Type TJ class Merchant

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.