Swordfish class Merchant

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Swordfish class Merchant
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TBD
Type: A3 Merchant Vessel
Agility 2
Also see Tramp Vessel
Architect Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Blueprint No
Canon No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Cargo 190.0 Tons
Cost MCr307.1
Crew 8
Enlisted X
Officers X
EOS Still in active service.
Era 1105
Hardpoints 6
Hull TBD Hull
Illustration No
IOC Unknown
Jump J-3
Maneuver 1 G
Manufacturer Various
Marines 0
Model Model/3
Origin Solomani Confederation
Passengers 12 High/Med 10 Low
QSP TBD
Reference Ref: Ronald B. Kline, Jr.
Size 600 Tons
Size-cat ACS
Streamlining Unstreamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–13
USP TBD
Starships are designed with the Classic Traveller format, using High Guard.

The Swordfish class Merchant is a mercantile starship.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

These Solomani Swordfish merchant class have a streamlined hull optimized to carry cargo, but can carry 12 high passengers, 12 medium passengers, and 10 low passengers. They have good range with Jump 3, but are delivered unarmed, without sub-craft. The large cargo bay allows some flexibility and space for customization. They are sold as surplus when Crown Lines crews are done with them.

Image Repository[edit]

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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]

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Class Naming Practice/s & Peculiarities[edit]

No information yet available.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Merchant Vessel - (Deep Trader / Long Trader / Fast Trader):

  1. Type A3 class Fast Trader
    1. Fat Cat class Far Trader
    2. Swordfish class Merchant
    3. Trojan Reaches Type A3 class Trader
    4. Type A3L class Far Trader

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.