Escapade class destroyer

Escapade class destroyer


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The Escapade class of fleet destroyers are the result of refits to older Ardent class vessels. The net effect of the refits has been to make the vessels more damage resistant and somewhat more combat capable than the unmodified Ardents.


CraftID: Destroyer, Type DD, TL13, Cr1,625,481,604
Initiaa Refit Cr. 281,490,413 Discount Reft Cr. 225,192,330
Hull: 2700/6750, Disp=3,000, Config=2SL, Armour=40F,
Unloaded=40,142.779 tons, Loaded=41,922.675 tons
Power: 420/560, Fusion=37,800Mw, Duration=30/90
Loco: 446/594, Maneuver=4, 162/216, Jump=3, NOE=170kph,
Cruise=750kph, Top=1,000kph, Agility=0
Commo: Radio=System x3, Laser=Systemx2, Maser=System x3
Sensors: EM Mask, PassiveEMS=Interstellar x3,
ActiveEMS=FarOrbit x3, EMS Jammer=FarOrbit x2,
Densitometer=HighPen/100m x2, Neutrino=100kw x2,
ActObjScan=Rout, ActObjPin=Rout, PasObjScan=Diff
PasObjPin=Diff, PasEngScan=Rout, PasEngPin=Diff
Off: Missile=x93, BeamLaser=xx5
  Batt   14              6
  Bear   14              6
Def: DefDM=+7,
Sandcaster=xx4
    Batt     4
    Bear     4
Control: Computer=7fib x3, Panel=holographic link x26,
Special=large holodisplay x4, headsUp holodisplay x8,
Environ=basic env, basic ls,extend ls, grav plates,
intertial compensators
Accom: Crew=60, (Bridge=5, Engineer=8, Gunnery=14, Flight=3,
Troops=19, Command=8, Steward=2, Medical=1),
Staterooms=6, Small Staterooms=27, Low Berths=6
SubCraft=20 ton Gannet class launch x1
Other: Cargo=107.3 kliters, Fuel=23,220.0 kliters
Fuel Purification Plant (purifies total tankage in 48hrs),
ObjSize=Large, Fuel Scoops (fills tanks in 3 hours),
EmLevel=Faint,
Battery Round=62 missiles,
Electronic Circuit Protection
Auxiliary Bridge
Comments: 100-ton Bay Missile-9x1,
Triple Turret Missile (12/3),
Triple Turret BeamLaser (36/3),
Triple Turret Sandcaster (12/3)
Refit Time=14 weeks single, 11 weeks multiple
Escapade class destroyer