The Heavy Cruiser is a Commander (Tier 3) level Federation Cruiser. This is one of the few Starfleet ship designs to have more than two nacelles. These cruisers are much more capable than a normal Cruiser.
Variants[edit | edit source]
Cheyenne class[edit | edit source]canon starship designs to feature four nacelles. Cheyenne class ships fought in the Battle of Wolf 359 and the appearance in TNG: "The Best of Both Worlds, Part II" remains the only time that this design has been seen on screen. The Cheyenne shares a design lineage with the Galaxy class starship.
Dakota class[edit | edit source]Starfleet. The design is an off shoot of the Cheyenne class but sports a much narrower saucer section.
Stargazer class[edit | edit source]Constellation class USS Stargazer (NCC-2893). This class design was put into production after the Dominion War to replace lost ships during that time. The design is similar to the Dakota class but has a much more modern hull and nacelles.
Admiralty Ship[edit | edit source]
|2.5x Critical Rating from ENG|
Abilities[edit | edit source]
Cruiser Commands[edit | edit source]
As a cruiser, this ship supports the following cruiser commands
- Ability: Strategic Maneuvering
- Ability: Shield Frequency Modulation
- Ability: Weapon System Efficiency
- Ability: Attract Fire
Standard Configuration[edit | edit source]
Federation starships come with standard equipment and weapons of the lowest mark available at the ship's minimum rank. The items provided are appropriate to the type of vessel and its related playing style.
Comparison with equivalent ships[edit | edit source]
|Heavy Cruiser||Heavy Cruiser Refit||Advanced Heavy Cruiser||Support Cruiser|
|Consoles||1 3 1||1 3 2||2 3 1||1 3 1|
|Universal Console||[Console - Universal - Warp Burst Capacitor]||[Console - Universal - Transwarp Computer]|
|Price||20,000||1,000||1,000||Mission Reward (Temporal Ambassador)|