VT-56 Rock Beetle (HG Second Edition Stats)

(Update of material from Tactical Air Support, pp. 44-45)
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Specifications
Type: Heavy transport helicopter Manufacturer: Skycorp Ltd.
Armor Material: Aluminum, ceramite Armor Thickness: Average of 20mm
Length: 24 m Wingspan: 15.7 m
Weight: 21,000 kg Maximum Speed: 210 kph
Powerplant: 2 x gas turbines Horsepower: 2 x 4,500 shp


Description
Threat Value: 473 OTV: 0 DTV: 59.5 MTV: 1360.37
Size: 9 Default Size: 8 Crew: 2 Total Actions: 1
Cost: $210,351 Production Type: Mass Production Lemon Dice: 2

Movement
Primary Movement Mode: Flight Top/Combat/Stall Speeds: 7/4/0 (210/120/0 kph)
Secondary Movement Mode: Ground (wheeled landing gear) Combat/Top Speed: 0/0 (0 kph)
Maneuver: -3 Deployment Range: 1650 km

Electronics Rating & Range Armor
Sensors -1 / .8 km ground, 8 km air Light Damage 12
Communications 0 / 6 km ground, 60 km air Heavy Damage 24
Fire Control -2 Overkill 36

Crew
Pilot, Copilot

Perks
Name Rating Aux?
Airlift Winch 6 Y
Autopilot Y
Cargo Bay (75 cubic meters)
Double Towing Capacity
Hostile Environment Protection (Desert)

Flaws
Name Rating Aux?
Cannot Glide
Large Sensor Profile 2
Maximum Ceiling (6,000 m) 6

Defects
Name Rating Aux?
None

Weapons
Name Code Arc S M L EX Acc Dam Qty ROF Special Ammo
None fitted to production versions

Updates & Revisions
• Applied Flight Defensive Formula from Technical Manual Second Edition
• Adjusted base ranges of Sensors and Communications systems


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