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D6 Cruiser

Owner

Klingon Empire
Class Heavy Combat Vessel
Availability Unlimited Deployment
In Service 2204
Out of Service n/a
Source Star Fleet Battles
Author Ben Rubery
Last Updated November 23, 2002
D6 Cruiser
Description:

This ship was the mainstay of the Imperial Fleet until the D7 Battlecruiser was designed. Unable to be upgraded to the improved design, the D6 was used for a series of fleet support variants, assigned to backwaters or sold to the Romulans (before the alliance ended in betrayal). Its largely short range firepower led to the ship being used as an escort towards the end of its operational life, unable even to compete with the original incarnation of the Constitution class ships.

Some of these ships still exist, in service with minor noble houses or rotting on picket duty in backwaters. A number of these hulls were converted to survey cruisers and sent outside the empires boundaries to explore. Some of these ships have yet to return. Some D6 hulls have even become civilian transports.


Ship Control Sheet(s):
D6 Cruiser - SCS
 Unlimited Deployment
 
D6T Torpedo Cruiser - SCS
 Common Variant
 
D6V Carrier - SCS
 Common Variant
 
   
Related Entries:
Constitution Light Cruiser
D'ama Cruiser
D6T Torpedo Cruiser
D6V Carrier
D7 Battlecruiser
E3 Patrol Gunboat
KR Cruiser
KRV Carrier
 
Design Notes:
No Design Notes Available


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