Jem'Hadar Heavy Escort Carrier
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The Jem'Hadar Heavy Escort Carrier is an Admiral (Tier 5) Escort Carrier, with features comparable to both Escort and Carrier-type vessels. The Heavy Escort is a midsize Dominion vessel, with capabilities filling the niche between the Jem'Hadar Attack Ship and the Jem’Hadar Dreadnought Carrier. This ship is available to players of any faction.
Overview[edit | edit source]
A Jem'Hadar warship design developed in the Gamma Quadrant after the end of the Dominion War, the Jem'Hadar Heavy Escort Carrier is a ship designed to complement the tactics of Jem'Hadar warriors. Often supported by a wing of Jem'Hadar Fighters, the appearance of a Jem'Hadar Heavy Escort Carrier in a battle can turn the tide for the Dominion.
The Jem'Hadar Heavy Escort Carrier comes standard with 1 hangar bay of Jem'Hadar Fighters. Jem'Hadar Fighters are armed with Polaron Pulse Cannons and can use Directed Energy Modulation.
Admiralty Ship[edit | edit source]
|+8 TAC per EngShip or SciShip|
Starship Mastery[edit | edit source]
|I||Precise Weapon Systems||+5 Accuracy Rating.|
|II||Tactical Maneuevering||+5% Defense.|
|III||Quick Deployment|| 20% recharge time reduction to launching Carrier pet crafts.|
+50% Rank Up XP for all Hangar Pets.
|IV||Devastating Weaponry||+2.5% Critical Chance.|
Abilities[edit | edit source]
Universal Console[edit | edit source]
This ship includes the [Console - Universal - Dominion Coordination Protocol]. This console is part of the Dominion Console Set.
Experimental Weapon[edit source]
The Jem'Hadar Heavy Escort Carrier comes with an Experimental Weapon slot. This additional slot does not fit standard weapons. Unlike standard starship weapons, Experimental weapons are not affected by weapon firing modes, such as those granted by bridge officer abilities.
Hangar Bay[edit | edit source]
The Jem'Hadar Heavy Escort Carrier comes with built-in abilities. These abilities do not automatically rank up.
This ship can launch attack wings of Jem'Hadar Fighters in its standard configuration, though other craft can be equipped to be launched. The carrier can also give commands to those craft to order them to attack or defend selected targets.
Carrier Commands[edit source]
- Carrier Command - Attack
- Carrier Command - Escort
- Carrier Command - Intercept
- Carrier Command - Recall
Standard configuration[edit | edit source]
These 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.
Ship Comparison[edit | edit source]
- Following table compares two tier 5 heavy escorts.
|Hirogen Hunter Heavy Escort||40||5||36,000||1.0||4||3||4||4||2||2||17||0.19|
|Jem'Hadar Heavy Escort Carrier||40||5||37,500||1||4||3||4||4||2||3||1||13||0.2||60|