Talon class Scout

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Talon class Scout
Type: SN Naval Scout
Category ACS
Size 100 Tons
Hull Configuration Needle Hull
Streamlining Streamlined Hull
Tech Level TL–10
Computer Model 4/fib
Jump J-1
Maneuver 3 G
Fuel Treatment Scoops, purifier
Hardpoints 1
Offensive 1 triple turret with beam laser sandcaster missile launcher
Staterooms 1
Bunk Rooms 8
Crew 2
    Marines 8
High/Mid Passengers 0
Cargo 1 Tons
Fuel tank 23 Tons
Origin Tellerian Cluster
Manufacturer Orylla (world)
Cost MCr111.886
Universal Ship Profile SN-11133D2-030000-10001-0
Blueprint No
Illustration No
Canon Unpublished, fan design
Designer Ronald B. Kline Jr.
Design System High Guard
Era 1105
Reference Fan: Ronald B. Kline, Jr.

The Talon class Scout is a TL–10 reconnaissance Scout Vessel.


It is a vessel with 3-G and J-1 performance with a streamlined Wedge Hull. They are capable of 3 G's acceleration, but have no agility. It carries enough fuel for 2 jumps. It is equipped with a model/4 fib ship computer and have a streamlined hull. They are fitted with fuel scoops and on board fuel purification.

It carries light armament and a defensive suite. They are unwieldy as a result of the pulse laser and ship computer using all the available power. It can also fire missiles. It is equipped with ECM counter measures, decoys, and a sand caster.

It is equipped to transport a squad of eight marines for boarding actions. Two squadrons of ten of these utility craft are carried aboard the Cluster class Fleet Carriers.

It has a crew of 2 and 8 marines. The crew consists of a pilot and a gunner.

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 100 tons.
2. Crew x10 crew.
3. Performance / Engineering Propulsion:
4. Main Section / Electronics Model/4 fib ship computer.
5. Hardpoints x1 hardpoints.
6. Armament / Weaponry The normal weapons fit-out for it is:
7. Defenses Defensive Equipment:
8. Craft / Drones None
9. Fuel Treatment Fuel Scoops and On Board Fuel Purification
10. Cost MCr111.886.
11. Construction Time TBD months to build, TBD months in quantity.
12. Remarks Other Equipment:

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Designed and built for the CNS of the Tellerian Cluster, this is a class of fleet utility vehicle.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

19 Representative Naval Scout (SN) Classes[edit]


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