By Timothy B. Brown

"...examines over 40 ships which might be present in that quarter of human area. each one is given superb cognizance to aspect, together with a short background and rationalization of layout, an indication of the vessel, and entire facts of the layout for instant use with the sport megastar Cruiser.

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Unfortunately, the Shenyang has no interface capacity and must rely on local interface vehicles for loading and unloading of cargo. The cargo hold of the Shenyang is set at 3389 m3, which can haul about 10,000 tons of raw materials, such as grain or metal ores. The Manchurians have since ended their contracts for most materials from the French Arm. In the 2250s their government put several Shenyang vessels up for sale, and a few were purchased Game Designers' Workshop by small, independent trading companies.

It is currently stationed at Beta Canum Venaticorum and flies the flag of Vice Admiral Jean Baptiste d'Aumont, commander of the Third French Fleet. It is rumored that it is currently having its drives overhauled and is having a missile bay installed in the cargo bays. In the mean time it is serving as a tender for a variety of fighter craft tasked with defending the Beta Canum system. Crew: Bridge: 34, Tactical Action Center: 60, Engineering: 56, Shipboard Vessels: 24, Ship's Security: 50, Ship's Troops: 1041, Steward: 5, Scientific: 20, Medical: 100.

Its capacity is set at 18,625 m3, and it can carry up to 20 passengers easily. The fuel tankage can allow the ship to call on several worlds before making a refueling stop. The Societe Commerciale de Guyana built three vessels for its own uses. They are all still in company service, trading along the French Arm, flying the Tricolor and enjoying the protection of the French fleet. Game Designers' Workshop Crew: Bridge: 10, Engineering: 3, Shipboard Vessels: 1, Ship's Security: 4, Stewards: 2, Medical: 2.

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