Midway class Heavy Carrier

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Midway class Heavy Carrier
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TBD
Type: VH Heavy Carrier
Agility 4
Also see Carrier
Architect Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Blueprint No
Canon No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Cargo 50 Tons
Cost MCr289,304.22
Crew 4,396
Enlisted 4,100
Officers 296
EOS Still in active service.
Era 1105
Hardpoints 4,000
Hull Close Structure Hull
Illustration No
IOC Unknown
Jump J-4
Maneuver 4 G
Manufacturer Various
Marines 484
Model Model/6 fib
Origin Solomani Confederation
Passengers 0 High/Med 0 Low
QSP VH-0NU44
Reference Fan: Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Size 400,000 Tons
Size-cat FCS
Streamlining Partially Streamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–13
USP VH-U4445G4-493307-988P9-Z
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard Shipyard v1.13 written by Andrea Vallance.

The Midway class Heavy Carrier is a warship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

It is a vessel with 4-G and J-4 performance with a partially streamlined close structure hull. Designed to serve as the flagship for a large fleet it mounted a full flag bridge with redundant ship computer. The fleet admiral and their flag staff can focus on command and control of various fleet assets while the captain fights their ship.

  • It carries light armament and a powerful defensive suite. It lacked the armor to stand toe to toe with ships of the line at this tech level. The design featured a heavy sand caster load out to discourage attacks from shoals of missiles and to absorb laser attacks. Otherwise the offensive weapon suite resembled a Battle Cruiser.
  • It ordinarily carries a large number of subcraft, ship's vehicles, and drones when needed. It carried two 50 ton capacity launch tubes to facilitate rapid launch and recovery of the fifty eight fighter squadrons. It carried a battalion of marines with orbital assault capsules, and a battalion of Grav APCs.
  • It has a 4,396 sophont crew and 484 marines.

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 TBD tons.
2. Crew xTBD crew.
3. Performance / Engineering Propulsion:
4. Main Section / Electronics Model/TBD fib ship computer.
5. Hardpoints xTBD hardpoints.
6. Armament / Weaponry The normal weapons fit-out for it is:
7. Defenses Defensive Equipment:
8. Craft / Drones TBD
9. Fuel Treatment TBD
10. Cost MCrTBD.
11. Construction Time TBD months to build, TBD months in quantity.
12. Remarks Other Equipment:

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

This Heavy Carrier was the largest fighter carrier built by the Solomani Confederation as of the start of the Solomani Rim War. The Midway class Heavy Carrier was built by the Boötean Federation Naval Directorate during the Solomani Rim War.

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 - Subcraft Carrier - Heavy Carrier:

  1. Type VH class Heavy Carrier
    1. Midway class Heavy Carrier

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