Specifications - Vesta Class

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Summary

The USS Shanghai-A is a Vesta class explorer, one of the newest and most powerful ships in the fleet. Equipped with Slipstream Drive and a variety of weapons, the variant that is shown here is the "Long Range Tactical Explorer". In the case of the Shanghai-A, the vessel is modified with an expanded hangar deck.


General

Class Vesta
Role Long Range Tactical Explorer
Duration 75 Years
Time Between Refits 10 Years
Time Between Resupply 3 Years

Dimensions

Length 672 meters
Width 195 meters
Height 88 meters
Decks 23

Personnel

Officers 120
Enlisted Crew 625
Marines 96
Civilians < 50
Emergency Capacity 3500

Speed

Cruise Speed Warp 9
Maximum Speed Warp 9.95
Emergency Speed Warp 9.99 (for 36 hours)
Slipstream Speed 200,000,000c, 100 times faster than subspace communications

Weapons & Defensive Systems

Shields Defensive Systems
- Ablative Armor
- Auto-Modulating Deflector Shields
- Metaphasic Shielding
- Regenerative Shielding
Weapon Systems Offensive Systems
- 8x Type XII Phaser Arrays
- 2x Type XII Mark Cannons
- 6x Burst Fire Torpedo Launchers
- 2x Rapid Fire Quantum Turrets
Armament Photon Torpedoes: 200
Quantum Torpedoes: 85
Transphasic Torpedoes: 10

Auxiliary Craft

Shuttlebays 2
Rubabout Pad 1, Located between nacelle pylons
Shuttles Type 11: 5
Type 9: 3
Type 8: 1
Runabouts Aeroshuttle: 1
Danube: 2
Delta Flyer: 2
Talon: 1
Sacajawea: 1
Argo: 3
Captain's Yacht: 1
Fighters Valkyrie Class: 12