Light attack craft
Star Kingdom of Manticore
508.6 G (635.8G maximum)
Forward: 4 M, 4 CM, 6 PD
Aft: 4 CM, 6 PD
was a class of Ferret class light attack craft built and used by the Royal Manticoran Navy.
Technical Specifications Edit
Ferret-class ships carried fifty-six ship-killers and one hundred fifty countermissiles. They had four sets of sidewall generators. ( HH9)
Developed as part of
Project Anzio, these LACs lacked all offensive energy armament to provide maximum hull volume for missile magazines and a powerful electronic warfare suite.
The class was redesigned after the
Second Battle of Hancock. ( HH8)
Doctrine called for them to be used in support roles. Against light units and merchantmen, they could be used from outside the attack range of a
. Against heavy units, they provided close-in ECM support for Shrike-B Shrike-Bs. ( HH9)