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Starship Classes
Intrepid Class
Category: Explorer Worp Reactor: Type X
length: 342.5 meters Normal Cruising Speed: 6
Width: 144.8 meters Maximun Cruising Speed: 9
Height: 55.4 meters Maximun Reached Speed: 9.97(12hrs)
       
Commissioned: 2370 Decks: 15
Phasers: Type X Crew: 270
Torpedo Launchers: 3 Ships Built: 26(so far)
    Ships in service: 14

The Intrepid class was designed to fulfils the roles of an exploration and science vessel along with a light combat capability; it is also one of the fastest and most agile ships in the fleet. As with many other recent ships classes, experience with loss of several of the initial multi-purpose Galaxy class ships alerted Starfleet that smaller ships with a more specific mission may be a better overall fleet strategy; thus the Intrepid class was designed to take on some of the Galaxy’s exploration and science missions. Unlike the Galaxy class ships, the Intrepid is not heavily armed but is equipped well enough to defend itself; this combined with its speed and manoeuvrability makes it ideal for border patrol against lightly armed forces such as raiders and the Marquis, in locations that a massive Galaxy class would not be able to operate
NX-74600 USS Intrepid
NCC-74616 USS Horizon
NCC-74948 USS Gagarin
NCC-74551 USS Venturer
NCC-74491 USS Starbound
NCC-74656 USS Voyager (lost in Deta Quadrant returned home in 2378)
NCC-74811 USS Pilgrim
NCC-75434 USS Discovery
NCC-74705 USS Bellerophon
NCC-75078 USS Surveyor
NCC-75153 USS Sunrise
NCC-75883 USS Sigma
NCC-75119 USS Nomad (In Drydock for repairs)
NCC-75162 USS Explorer (In Drydock for repairs)
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