B-3 Buzzard (HG Second Edition Stats)

(Update of material from Tactical Air Support, pp. 34-35)
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Specifications
Type: Heavy bomber Manufacturer: Northern Aero Consortium
Armor Material: ceramic RAM composite Armor Thickness: 36mm
Length: 33 m Wingspan: 36 m
Maximum Speed: 900 kph Weight: 76,800 kg
Powerplant: 4 x turbofans Thrust: 13,400 kg each


Description
Threat Value: 2775 OTV: 2653.32 DTV: 476.79 MTV: 5196
Size: 14 Default Size: 15 Crew: 3 Total Actions: 2
Cost: $5,550,740 Production Type: Limited Production Lemon Dice: 2

Movement
Primary Movement Mode: Flight Top/Combat/Stall Speeds: 30/15/4 (900/450/120 kph)
Secondary Movement Mode: Ground Combat/Top Speed: 13/25 (150 kph)
Maneuver: -3 Deployment Range: 3250 km

Electronics Rating & Range Armor
Sensors 0 / 2 km ground, 20 km air Light Damage 18
Communications 0 / 10 km ground, 100 km air Heavy Damage 36
Fire Control +1 Overkill 54

Crew
Pilot, Copilot, 2 Systems Operators

Perks
Name Rating Aux?
Ammo/Fuel Containment System
Autopilot Y
Chaff/Flare Dispensers (20 shots) 1 Y
ECM 1 Y
Life Support (Limited) Y
Stealth 3 Y
Satellite Uplink Y
Target Designator (base range: 3 hexes) Y

Flaws
Name Rating Aux?
Decreased Maneuverability (SMS) 2
Maximum Climbing Angle 2
Requires Airstrip

Defects
Name Rating Aux?
None

Weapons
Name Code Arc S M L EX Acc Dam Qty ROF Special Ammo
Light Bomb Rack LB F 0 0 0 0 -2 x10 4 +3 Guided, AE 0 10 each
Medium Bomb Rack MB F 0 0 0 0 -2 x15 2 +2 Guided, AE 0 3 each

Updates & Revisions
• Applied Flight Defensive Formula from Technical Manual Second Edition
• Adjusted base ranges of Sensors and Communications systems
• Added Satellite Uplink Perk to reduce Communications costs
• Changed Production Type from Mass to Limited to better reflect descriptive text


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