Duke Boris class Mercenary Cruiser

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Duke Boris class Mercenary Cruiser
Imperial Sunburst-Sun-IISS-Traveller.gif
TBD
Type: CY Mercenary Cruiser
Agility 3
Also see Type C class Mercenary Cruiser
Architect Robert Dean - HIWG
Blueprint No
Canon No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Cargo 40.0 Tons
Cost MCr667.1
Crew 13
Enlisted 6
Officers 7
EOS Still in active service.
Era 1105
Hardpoints 8
Hull TBD Hull
Illustration No
IOC Unknown
Jump J-3
Maneuver 3 G
Manufacturer Various
Marines 36
Model Model/5 bis
Origin Third Imperium
Passengers 40 High/Med 0 Low
QSP CY-TBD
Reference Fan: Robert Dean
Size 800 Tons
Size-cat ACS
Streamlining Unstreamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–13
USP CY-TBD
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard Shipyard v1.13 written by Andrea Vallance.

The Duke Boris class Mercenary Cruiser is a potent mercenary warship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

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Image Repository[edit]

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General Description & Deck Plans[edit]

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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 800 dtons and 11,200 cubic meters
2. Crew Provision for twenty troops is made, which restricts the types of operations that can be undertaken by a Duke Boris equipped mercenary outfit.
3. Performance TBD
4. Electronics TBD
5. Hardpoints 8
6. Armament Standard armament includes four triple turret missile launchers, two triple turret beam lasers and two triple turret sandcasters.
7. Defenses TBD
8. Craft The Duke Boris is equipped with a Raptor class Troop Transport and four Kestrel class Fighters, whose cost is included.
9. Fuel Treatment TBD
10. Cost TBD
11. Construction Time TBD
12. Comments TBD

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

The Duke Boris class Mercenary Cruiser is produced by ConTech of Glisten, at a lower tech level than possible there, for ease of owner maintenance in operations. It was essentially designed as a competitor to the fairly common Broadsword class Mercenary Cruiser.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Paramilitary Ship - Warship - Mercenary Cruiser:

  1. Type CY class Mercenary Cruiser
    1. Aositaoh class Mercenary Cruiser
    2. Ares Dragon class Mercenary Cruiser
    3. Broadsword class Mercenary Cruiser
    4. Byrna class Mercenary Cruiser
    5. Duke Boris class Mercenary Cruiser
    6. Longsword class Mercenary Cruiser
    7. Mauler class Mercenary Cruiser
    8. Tethys class Mercenary Transport
    9. Type C class Mercenary Cruiser

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.