Ekawsiykua class Escort

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Ekawsiykua class Escort
Aslan.jpg
TBD
Type: EL Escort
Agility X
Also see Escort
Architect TBD
Blueprint No
Canon Yes. Published, canon starship design.
Cargo 13.0 Tons
Cost MCr578.17
Crew 8
Enlisted X
Officers X
EOS Still in active service.
Era 1105
Hardpoints 8
Hull TBD Hull
Illustration No
IOC Unknown
Jump J-4
Maneuver 4 G
Manufacturer Various
Marines X
Model Model/TBD
Origin Aslan Hierate
Passengers 10 High/Med 0 Low
QSP TBD
Reference Aslan TBD.
Size 800 Tons
Size-cat ACS
Streamlining Unstreamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–14
USP TBD
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard Shipyard v1.13 written by Andrea Vallance.

The Ekawsiykua class Escort is a light Aslan warship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Using an 800-ton hull, the escort is a military vessel employed by clans for space patrol and combat duties.

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 800 tons. The ship is unstreamlined.
2. Crew The escort requires a crew of eight: captain/pilot, navigator, five engineers, and a purser/exec. Generally, a medic, eight gunners, eight small craft pilots, two pinnace gunners, and a boarding party of ten soldiers are also carried on board in double occupancy staterooms.
3. Performance Fuel tankage of 380 tons supports the power plant and allows one Jump-4, and provides a 20-ton reserve for use by the vessel's small craft.
4. Electronics Adjacent to the bridge is a Model/4 computer.
5. Hardpoints The ship has eight hardpoints installed and eight tons allocated to fire control.
6. Armament Eight triple turrets mount three triple lasers and three triple missile racks.
7. Defenses Two triple sandcasters.
8. Craft The ship carries two armed pinnaces and five fighters for scouting and patrol duties.
9. Fuel Treatment Fueling Equipment:
10. Cost The ship costs MCr578.17 (including 10% discount for standard designs).
11. Construction Time It takes 25 months to build.
12. Remarks Other Equipment:

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

Class Naming Practice/s & Peculiarities[edit]

No information yet available.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Military Vessel - Escort - Light Escort:

  1. Type EL class Light Escort
    1. Biter class Close Escort
    2. C-4 class Interceptor
    3. Chasseur class Close Escort
    4. Cleaver class Close Escort
    5. Edinburgh class Light Frigate
    6. Eitehr class Frigate
    7. Ekawsiykua class Escort
    8. Freya class Patrol Cutter
    9. K'Thud class Warship
    10. Kalarak class Lancer
    11. Kalaron class Escort
    12. Kearsarge class Close Escort
    13. Lancer class Light Escort
    14. Oppenheimer class Light Escort
    15. Osa class Missile Sloop
    16. Plokl class Escort
    17. Primarch class Ketch
    18. Reckless Errand class Close Escort
    19. Rift class War Galley
    20. Samardin class Patrol Sloop
    21. Sargon class Close Escort
    22. Turku class Light Escort
    23. Type 043 Yuan class Mine Countermeasure Ship
    24. Type-21 class Missile Sloop
    25. Wolf class Strike Escort
    26. Yarra class War Sloop

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.