Dirqral class Battleship

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Dirqral class Battleship
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Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Type: BH Heavy Battleship
Agility TBD
Also see
Architect TBD
Blueprint No
Canon Yes. Published, canon starship design.
Cargo 450 Tons
Cost MCr287,399.31
Qty: MCr 229,919.448
Crew 2,791
Enlisted TBD
Officers TBD
EOS Still in active service.
Era 1105
Hardpoints 3,000
Hull [[TBD Hull]]
Illustration No
IOC TBD
Jump J-3
Maneuver 6 G
Manufacturer Various
Marines TBD
Model TBD
Origin Zhodani
Passengers 0 High/Med 0 Low
QSP TBD
Reference TBD
Size 300,000 Tons
Size-cat ACS
Streamlining Unstreamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–13
USP TBD
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard.

The Dirqral class Battleship is a heavy warship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

In the Zhodani Navy the Diqral-class battleship is an aging TL–13 design still in service with the Zhodani Navy, but is still a capable and useful line-of-battle ship; mounting Jump-3, 6-G acceleration and 6-Agility with somewhat aging weapons, the Diqral is an effective ship when coupled with other vessels capable of supporting it.

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 Tonnage: 300,000 tons (standard). 4,200,000 cubic meters.
2. Crew Crew: 279 officers. 2,512 ratings.
3. Performance Performance: Jump-3. 6-G. Power plant-9. 27,000 EP. Agility 6.
4. Electronics Electronics: Model 7/fib computer
5. Hardpoints Hardpoints: One spinal weapons mount. Fifty 100-ton bays. One hundred thirty five 50-ton bays. Seven hundred hardpoints.
6. Armament Armament: Spinal mount meson gun (factor-P). Five hundred seventy triple beam laser turrets organized into 57 batteries. Thirty five 50-ton fusion gun bays. Forty 100-ton particle accelerator bays. One hundred 50-ton missile bays.
7. Defenses Defenses: Ten 100-ton repulsor bays. Five hundred fifty triple sandcaster turrets organized into 50 batteries. Meson screen (Factor-3). Nuclear Damper (Factor-3). Armored hull (Factor-4).
8. Craft Craft: Two 50-ton small craft.
9. Fuel Treatment Fuel Treatment: Integral fuel scoops; on-board fuel treatment plant.
10. Cost Cost: MCr 287,399.31 standard. MCr 229,919.448 in quantity.
11. Construction Time Construction Time: 56 months singly; 33 months in quantity.
12. Comments TBD
  • Standard cargo capacity amounts to 450.0 tons.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

The Dirqral class Battleship is a ship serving with the Zhodani Navy.

Class Naming Practice/s & Peculiarities[edit]

No information yet available.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Military Ship - Warship - Heavy Battleship:

  1. Type BH class Heavy Battleship
    1. Aedekho class Dreadnought
    2. Arrghonz class Dreadnought
    3. Charming class Battleship
    4. Cheveldi class Battleship
    5. Chiqrr class Battleship
    6. Concord class Battleship
    7. Dirqral class Battleship
    8. Dominator class Battleship
    9. Formidable class Dreadnought
    10. Grendal class Dreadnought
    11. Kirunika'rra class Battleship
    12. Jotvobl class Battleship
    13. Khurkish class Dreadnought
    14. Mastigo class Battleship
    15. Mother of War class Battleship
    16. Mukusi class Strike Battleship
    17. Oblivion class Battleship
    18. Okedi class Battleship
    19. Pride of Talokan class Battleship
    20. Prince John III class Battleship
    21. Prince Stuart IV class Battleship
    22. Retribution class Battleship
    23. Shianzpla class Battleship
    24. Staklen class Frontier Battleship
    25. Triumph class Battleship
    26. Usan class Dreadnought
    27. Wavel class Battleship

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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  1. Timothy B. Brown. Fighting Ships (Game Designers Workshop, 1981), 10.
  2. Timothy B. Brown. Fighting Ships (Game Designers Workshop, 1981), 10.