Ghalalk class Armored Cruiser

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Ghalalk class Armored Cruiser
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Type: CA Heavy Cruiser
Category BCS
Size 50,000 Tons
Hull Configuration Close Structure Hull
Streamlining Partially Streamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–15
Computer Model/9 fib
Jump J-4
Maneuver 5 G
Hardpoints 74 (500)
Staterooms 0
Crew 62 officers, 183 ratings, 200 Imperial Marines
    Officers 62
    Enlisted 183
    Marines 200
High/Mid Passengers 0
Cargo 45.0 Tons
Fuel tank 0 Tons
Origin Third Imperium
Year Operational Unknown
End of Service Still in active service.
Cost MCr34,919.84
Qty: MCr27,927.88
Architect fee MCrTimothy B. Brown
Quick Ship Profile CA-TBD
Blueprint Yes
Illustration Yes
Also see Cruiser
Canon Published, fan design
Era 1105
Reference Fighting Ships 30.
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard.

The Ghalalk class Armored Cruiser is a heavy warship and a basic fleet workhorse.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Comments: The Ghalalk class armored cruiser is a basic fleet workhorse, undertaking a wide variety of duties in peace-time, and supporting the battle fleets in war. [1]

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. [2]

Basic Ship Characteristics [3]
No. Category Remarks
1. Tonnage 50,000 tons (standard). 700,000 cubic meters. [4]
2. Crew x62 officers, 183 ratings. [5] Total: 245 crew.
3. Performance Jump-4. 5-G. Power plant-9. 4,500-EP. Agility-5. [6]
4. Electronics Model/9 fib ship computer. [7]
5. Hardpoints One spinal weapons mount. Forty 50-ton bays. Seventy-four hardpoints. [8]
6. Armament One particle accelerator spinal mount (Factor-H). Forty 50-ton missile bays. Fifty triple beam laser turrets organized into five batteries. Ten dual fusion gun turrets organized into one battery. [9]
7. Defenses Fourteen triple sandcaster turrets organized into two batteries. Nuclear damper (Factor-9). Meson screen (Factor-5). Armored hull (Factor-5). [10]
8. Craft Four small craft (50 tons each). [11]
9. Fuel Treatment On-board fuel scoops and fuel purification plant. [12]
10. Cost MCr34,919.84 standard. MCr27,927.88 in quantity. [13]
11. Construction Time 48 months singly; 36 months in quantity. [14]
12. Comments None.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

The two hundred marines carried aboard the Ghalalk constitute a reinforced company, trained in protected forces operations, and capable of orbital assaults if called for. [15]

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 - Armored Cruiser:

  1. Type CA class Armored Cruiser
    1. Afteasea class Armored Cruiser
    2. Ghalalk class Armored Cruiser
    3. Kefchenzh class Armored Cruiser
    4. Last Armada class Armored Cruiser
    5. Paladin class Armored Cruiser
    6. Presidio class Armoured Cruiser
    7. Resolute Bastion class Armored Cruiser

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