Herald class Expeditionary Yacht

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Herald class Expeditionary Yacht
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Type: YK Expeditionary Yacht
Category ACS
Size 800 Tons
Hull Configuration Cone Hull
Streamlining Airframe Hull
Tech Level TL–15
Computer Model/7 fib
Jump J-3
Maneuver 3 G
Hardpoints 8
Staterooms 0
Crew 12
High/Mid Passengers 0
Cargo 20 Tons
Fuel tank 0 Tons
Origin Third Imperium
Manufacturer Daarnulud Orbital Yards (Efate)
End of Service Still in active service.
Cost MCr628.2
Architect fee Daarnulud Design Bureaux
Quick Ship Profile YK-HA33
Blueprint Yes
Illustration Yes
Also see Private Vessel - Yacht
Canon Published, fan design
Era 1100
Reference HERALD Class Starships
HERALD class starships are designed with the Traveller5 ACS format, using T5 ACS (Adventure Class Starships) Design System.

The Herald class Expeditionary Yacht is a luxury starship.

Description (Specifications[edit]

Some folks travel the stars in a rust-bucket Free Trader scraping together cash and equipment from just about any source they can. Others do it with a bit more style and flair. This ship is for the latter.

  • Presenting a starship for the true merchant prince, diplomat, megacorporate executive and of course nobles of all stripes. Also suitable for large Traveller crews and those who wish to be surrounded by the finer things in life.
  • Jump-3, Maneuver-3, Power Plant-4, this 800-ton Type-Y2 Expeditionary Yacht has long legs and lots of room.
  • Come let us show you one up close...
  • Enjoy and safe travels!

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 800 tons.
2. Crew 12 crew.
3. Performance Propulsion:
4. Electronics Model/7 fib ship computer.
5. Hardpoints x8 hardpoints.
6. Armament / Weaponry The normal weapons fit-out for it is:
7. Defenses Defensive Equipment:
8. Craft / Drones None
9. Fuel Treatment Fueling Equipment:
10. Cost MCr 628.2.
11. Construction Time 25 months to build, 23 months in quantity.
12. Remarks Other Equipment:

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

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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]

Civilian Ship - Private Vessel - Yacht:

  1. Type YK class Expeditionary Yacht
    1. Herald class Expeditionary Yacht
    2. Jewel class Private Yacht
    3. Prancing Poni class Charter Yacht
    4. Rake II class Yacht
    5. Type Y2 class Yacht

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