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Federal Dropship
Federal Dropship.jpg
Manufacturer: Core Dynamics
Faction: Federation
Cost: 37,814,205 Cr
Top Speed*: 180 m/s
Boost Speed*: 300 m/s
Maneuverability*: 0
Shields*: 200
Armour*: 300
Type: Multirole
Hull Mass: 580 tons
Hardpoints: 4 Medium Hardpoints
1 Large Hardpoint
Utility Mounts: 4 Utility Mounts
Internal Compartments: 1x Size 2 Compartment
2x Size 3 Compartments
1x Size 4 Compartment
2x Size 5 Compartments
1x Size 6 Compartment
Hyperspace Capable: Yes
Landing Pad Size: Medium
*Information represents the ship's default performance.
Requires a Federation rank of ensign or higher

The Federal Dropship is the Federation Navy's workhorse ship for tactical and special forces deployments. This is a well armoured and well armed ship capable of carrying large loads. Its versatile nature means that it is well suited to tacking even the most hostile environment.
~ In-game description

Default Equipment

Slot Slot Class Default Module Default Class Default Rating
Reactor Bay 6 Power Plant 6 E
Thruster Mounting 6 Thrusters 6 E
FSD Housing 5 Frame Shift Drive 5 E
Environment Control 5 Life Support 5 E
Power Coupling 6 Power Distributor 6 E
Sensor Suite 4 Sensors 4 E
Fuel Store 4 Fuel Tank 4 C
Internal Compartment 6 Cargo Rack (Capacity: 32) 5 E
Internal Compartment 5 Cargo Rack (Capacity: 16) 4 E
Internal Compartment 5 Shield Generator 5 E
Internal Compartment 4 Cargo Rack (Capacity: 8) 3 E
Internal Compartment 3 -- -- --
Internal Compartment 3 -- -- --
Internal Compartment 2 Basic Discovery Scanner 1 E

Ship Specifications

Ship Mass 776 tons
Cargo Capacity 56 tons
Fuel Capacity 16 tons
Jump Range (Unladen) 7.25 Ly
Jump Range (Laden) 6.77 Ly
Power Capacity 16.80 MW
Power Usage 9.68 MW

Purchase Locations

System Station
Alano Leestma Port
Cockaigne Ottley's Landing
LFT 926 Meredith City
Luyten's Star Ashby City
Nuenets Laliberte Enterprise
WW Piscis Austrini Ivins Vision

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