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Join Date: Nov 2012
12-03-2012, 09:31 AM
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First of let me say this, i think that a carrier escort is the worst idea, it defeats the purpse of being a carrier by putting it on an escort.
Not really. STO does most of that by itself in how the game screws with the notion of a traditional aircraft carrier, and frankly the idea of a frontline warship able to field it's own squadron of supporting strike craft is not at all unheard of (Battlestars anyone?).
Also keep in mind that the Armitage in-universe is bigger than most cruisers (the base Akira measured in at around 500m in length, it's not a stretch to put the Armitage, or one of the variants, at pushing 600m or more), yet it's still an "escort".