Ranger class Courier

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Ranger class Courier
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TBD
Type: XC Courier Vessel
Agility X
Also see Communications Vessel
Architect TBD
Blueprint No
Canon Yes. Published, canon starship design.
Cargo X Tons
Cost MCrX
Crew X
Enlisted X
Officers X
EOS Still in active service.
Era 1105
Hardpoints X
Hull TBD Hull
Illustration No
IOC Unknown
Jump J-X
Maneuver X G
Manufacturer Various
Marines X
Model Model/TBD
Origin Third Imperium
Passengers X High/Med X Low
QSP TBD
Reference Space Gamer 81
Size X Tons
Size-cat ACS
Streamlining Unstreamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–X
USP TBD
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard.

The Ranger class Courier is a communications starship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Ranger class Courier (Type TBD class TBD).

  1. Using a #-ton hull, the Name-class is Ship Type. It mounts a jump drive-#, maneuver drive-#, and power plant-#, giving a performance of Jump-# and #-G acceleration. Fuel tankage for #.0 tons supports the power plant and Jump-# (...additional fuel #.0 tons). Adjacent to the bridge is a ship computer Model/# TBD. There are # staterooms and # low berths.
  2. The ship has # hard points and # tons allocated to fire control. Installed on the hard points are # turrets armed with TBD.
  3. There are # ship's vehicles: TBD. Cargo capacity is #.0 tons. The hull is not streamlined. There are # tons of waste space. Special features include TBD.
  4. The ship requires a crew of #: TBD. The ship can carry # passengers and # low berth passengers. The ship costs MCr# (...including discounts and fees). It takes # months to build and takes # months if built in quantity.

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 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 TBD tons.
2. Crew xTBD crew.
3. Performance Propulsion:
4. Electronics Model TBD fib computer.
5. Hardpoints xTBD hardpoints.
6. Armament The normal weapons fit-out for it is:
  • No information yet available.
7. Defenses No information yet available.
8. Craft TBD
9. Fuel Treatment TBD
10. Cost MCrTBD.
11. Construction Time TBD months to build, TBD months in quantity.
12. Comments TBD
  • 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]

Paramilitary Ship - Courier Vessel:

  1. Type XFC class Fleet Courier AKA Type SX class Scout/Courier [3]
    1. Ithilien class Scoutship [4]
    2. Iyeliy class Messenger [5]
    3. Ktiyhui class Courier [6]
    4. Marathon class Fleet Courier
    5. Ranger class Courier
    6. Wind class Scout/Courier

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.
  3. Peter G. CelellaJames Holden. Solomani & Aslan (Digest Group Publications, 1991), 42.
  4. Citation Missing - The Space Gamer 32
  5. Gareth Hanrahan. Aslan (Mongoose Publishing, 2009), 92-93.
  6. J. Andrew KeithMarc MillerJohn Harshman. Aslan (Game Designers Workshop, 1984), 32.