Giicuyche class Light Fighter

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Giicuyche class Light Fighter
Imperial Sunburst-Sun-IISS-Traveller.gif
TBD
Type: FL Light Fighter
Category Smallcraft
Size 10 Tons
Hull Configuration Slab Hull
Streamlining Unstreamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–15
Engineering
Computer Model/1
Jump J-0
Maneuver 6.01 G
Armaments
Hardpoints 1
Accommodations
Staterooms 0
Personnel
Crew 1
    Officers 1
High/Mid Passengers 0
Payload
Cargo 0.5 Tons
Fuel tank 0 Tons
Construction
Origin Hive Federation
Year Operational Unknown
End of Service Still in active service.
Price
Cost MCr29.9
Architect fee Gene Seabolt, Loren Wiseman
Statistics
Quick Ship Profile FL-1U60
Images
Blueprint No
Illustration No
Source
Also see Fighter
Canon Published, fan design
Era 1105
Reference Alien Races 3 55.
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard.

The Giicuyche class Light Fighter is a combatant smallcraft.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Although untried against the Imperium's comparable Rampart class, this fighter scares the Solomani. It has heavier armor than the Rampart, and this front-line model mounts a single fusion gun, although much cheaper craft have two lasers.

The fighter is unstreamlined, apparently serving to discourage its pilots from surrendering the high-guard position. Published manuals insist that, in Federation doctrine, the proper place to fight for a planet is from orbit, a stance belied by the streamlining of SDBs, and heavy fighters. The overwhelming likelihood is that streamlining would have reduced space for engines, forcing a sacrifice of either armor or acceleration.

Image Repository[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 craft) carried on the ship. Tonnage on the universal ship profile is shown in kilotons (thousands of tons) when necessary. [1]

Basic Ship Characteristics [2]
No. Category Remarks
1. Tonnage 0-99 tons.
2. Crew x1 crew.
3. Performance Propulsion:
  • Jump-0 NAFAL
  • TBD-G acceleration
  • Power Plant-TBD
  • TBD-EPs
  • Agility-TBD
4. Electronics Model/TBD fib computer.
5. Hardpoints xTBD hardpoints.
6. Armament Offensive Equipment:

The normal weapons fit-out for it is:

  • No information yet available.
  • No additional information yet available.
7. Defenses Defensive Equipment:
  • No additional information yet available.
8. Craft None
9. Fuel Treatment None
10. Cost MCrTBD.
11. Construction Time TBD months to build, TBD months in quantity.
12. Comments Other Equipment:
  • Standard cargo capacity amounts to TBD.0 tons.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

Class Naming Practice/s & Peculiarities[edit]

No information yet available.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Smallcraft - Fighter:

  1. Type FL class Light Fighter
    1. Giicuyche class Light Fighter

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