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Romulan Scout

Modified Science ship

Universe : Prime Timeline
Affiliation : Romulans
Class Name : Romulan Scout
Type : Scout vessel
Unit Run :
Pi1 - Active

Unknown plus 1,419 others built in total. 631 have been lost in all.
Commissioned : 2358 - present
Dimensions : Length : 98 m2
Beam : 94 m
Height : 15 m
Decks : 2
Mass : 5,830 metric tons
Crew : 733
Armament : 2 x Light disruptor cannon, total output 2,000 TeraWatts
1 x S2 photon torpedo tube with 25 rounds
Defence Systems : Standard shield system, total capacity 67,500 TeraJoules
Standard Duranium/Tritanium Single hull plus 2 cm High density armour.
Low level Structural Integrity Field
Warp Speeds
(TNG scale) :
Normal Cruise : 6
Maximum Cruise : 7.8
Maximum Rated : 8.6 for 12 hours.
Strength Indices :
(Galaxy class = 1,000)
Beam Firepower : 40
Torpedo Firepower : 62.5
Weapon Range and Accuracy : 20
Shield Strength : 25
Hull Armour : 212.5
Speed : 680
Combat Manoeuvrability : 14,600
Overall Strength Index : 120
Diplomatic Capability : None
Expected Hull Life : 30
Refit Cycle : Minor : 1 year
Standard : 1 years
Major : 5 years

Notes

Very little is known about these ships; they appear to be light scout vessels, but could also be used for general patrol in areas where a large and costly D'Deridex class vessel is not required. Admiral Jarok used a scoutship to cross the Neutral Zone during his defection in 2366; the Admiral set the ship to self-destruct before Federation personnel could board and inspect it, in order to prevent the Federation from learning about Romulan technology.4 These ships were used widely in the Dominion war, and suffered heavily at the hands of the Jem'Hadar.
Yellow text = Canon source Green text = Backstage source Cyan text = Novel White text = DITL speculation

References

# Series Season Source Comment
1 TNG 3 The Enemy
2 Star Trek Encyclopedia Calculated from the scale diagram on page 581, comparing the Scoutship to the K'Vort class.
3 Generic canonical information
4 TNG 3 The Defector
Series : TNG Season 3 (Disc 2)
Episode : The Enemy
Book : Star Trek Encyclopedia
Comment : Calculated from the scale diagram on page 581, comparing the Scoutship to the K'Vort class.
Source : Generic canonical information
Series : TNG Season 3 (Disc 2)
Episode : The Defector

Comments

First seen in "The Defector", the Romulan scoutship was modified and used as the basis for the science vessel in "The Next Phase". The length comes from the Encyclopedia 2nd edition. Otherwise the text is just a pretty straight description of the ship in.
Copyright Graham Kennedy Page views : 26,575 Last updated : 20 Sep 2016