KE7 Virulent class Corvette

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KE7 Virulent class Corvette
Imperial Sunburst-Sun-IISS-Traveller.gif
TBD
Type: EG Corvette
Agility X
Also see Escort
Architect Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Blueprint No
Canon No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Cargo 0.0 Tons
Cost MCr601.864
Qty: MCr481.491
Crew 41
Enlisted 26
Officers 15
EOS Still in active service.
Era 1105
Hardpoints 7
Hull TBD Hull
Illustration No
IOC Unknown
Jump J-1
Maneuver 6 G
Manufacturer Various
Marines 12
Model TBD
Origin Korsumug Empire
Passengers 0 High/Med 0 Low
QSP TBD
Reference Fan: Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Size 700 Tons
Size-cat ACS
Streamlining Unstreamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–10
USP EG-77166D2-040000-31003-1
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard Shipyard v1.13 written by Andrea Vallance.

The KE7 Virulent class Corvette is a warship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

This vessel is a very small carrier with a single, small squadron of eleven fighters and a section of orbital assault marines with a pair of G Carriers for dust off and recovery. They are unstreamlined dispersed structures incapable of wilderness refueling. They carry enough internal fuel for two jumps and are fitted with additional drop tanks for Jump-1 as needed for extended range operations.

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 700 tons.
2. Crew x41 crew: x1 pilot, x1 navigator, x8 engineers,x1 medic, x7 gunners, x11 flight crew, and x12 marines in 20.5 double occupancy staterooms.
3. Performance Jump-1, 6-G acceleration, Power plant-6, 42-EPs, Agility-4.
4. Electronics Model 4 fib
5. Hardpoints x7 hardpoints.
6. Armament The normal weapons fit-out for it is:
  • x2 Triple missile launcher turret, firing as a Factor-3 single battery.
  • x2 Dual plasma gun turret, firing as four Factor-1 batteries.
  • x2 Triple pulse laser turret, firing a one Factor-3 battery.
7. Defenses No information yet available.
  • x1 Triple sand caster turret, firing as a single Factor-4 battery.
8. Craft x11 10T Fighters, x2 8T KE005 Jaibok class G Carriers
9. Fuel Treatment On Board Fuel Purification
10. Cost MCr601.864
Qty: MCr481.491.
11. Construction Time 104 weeks to build, 83 weeks in quantity.
12. Comments Standard cargo capacity amounts to 0.0 tons.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

They are used in patrols for the Korsumug Empire.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Military Vessel - Escort - Military Corvette:

  1. Type EG class Military Corvette
    1. Antarian class Corvette
    2. Banya class Light Fleet Corvette
    3. Berka class Heavy Fleet Corvette
    4. Fiery class Gunned Escort
    5. Flare class Gunboat
    6. Foxtrot class Corvette
    7. Gunbuster class Corvette
    8. Kalaron class Corvette
    9. KE7 Virulent class Corvette
    10. Kodan class Corvette
    11. Lakr class Corvette
    12. Lawful Means class Corvette
    13. Menace class Corvette
    14. Ming class Corvette
    15. Oegveng class Gunned Corvette
    16. Polaris class Corvette
    17. Rule of Man class Gunboat
    18. TC8 Nedric class Corvette
    19. Type RG class Assault Gunship
    20. Ueghzgi class Corvette

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.