The Hanto-Class is a small configurable pleasure craft, designed to be as a yacht or other sort of conveyance. It became available in YE 33.
The Hanto-Class is a compact starship, designed to be easily customer customizable. It features quarters the equivalent of nicer hotel rooms for its passengers. Geshrinari Shipyards designed this ship to serve easily as a corporate transport, a recreational vessel, or even a common man's yacht.
The Hanto-Class came about when Geshrinari Shipyards was contacted by Ise Katae regarding a customizable starship for the Ise Clan hunting business. The original request was for a ship that would be ideal for taking passengers on safari to other worlds to offer them different hunting experiences. During the discussions, the idea to make the craft easily configurable was agreed upon which leaves parts of the ship free for the owner to customize.
The Hanto-Class is a flattened cylinder with rounded ends. It has four externally mounted plasma drives in the aft. It has two wings which help improve the flight performance in atmosphere. There are two airlocks visible on the lower deck just before the leading edge of the wing. The standard color scheme for the Hanto-Class is white. There are three spacious windows on the bow, and six smaller windows on either side. There are four maintenance hatches on the top and bottom of the hull, and the escape pod cover is visible on the top. Additionally the four landing pads are visible on the bottom, and the cargo bay doors are clearly visible on the lower stern.
Crew: 8 - 16 (Can be operated by a single person)
Owner: 1 Passengers: 16 - 32
Maximum Capacity: 49 There are accommodations for 49 personnel
Emergency Capacity: 150 people can fit aboard in an emergency, but the ship would be extremely cramped.
Length: 64 meters ( 210 feet)
Width (Fuselage): 32 meters ( 105 feet)
Width (Overall): 42.4 ( 139 feet)
Height: 15.3 meters ( 50 feet)
Decks: 2 (4 meters each)
The Hanko is a nimble vessel.
Service Lifespan: Estimated 20 years of constant use, possibly longer with refits.
Refit Cycle: Frequent minor updates through refits once every four to five years.
See Damage Rating (Version 2) for an explanation of the damage system.
The Hanto is equipped with two Geshrinari Airlocks. They are located on the lower deck just under the leading edge of the wings. Due to the configuration used on the Hanto the exterior door swings inward.
The Hanto uses a Geshrinari Compact Bridge located on the upper deck.
The Hanto has a Geshrinari Cargo Bay and Geshrinari Vehicle Bay located on the lower deck; in the bow. It can easily hold up to eight medium Standard Starship Cargo Containers and 12 small SSCC without putting any on the lift. Lift is shown with two EM-K4 "Zephyr" Air Car
The Hanto has a Geshrinari Standard Computer Room located on the lower deck.
The Hanto has eight Geshrinari Standard Crew Quarters located on the lower deck. Under normal operation this is sufficient for the eight crew members. Depending on circumstances the crew can be increased to sixteen.
The Hanto has a Geshrinari Standard Engineering in the aft section of the ship, it spans both decks.
The Hanto's Geshrinari Galley is located on the port side next to the Geshrinari Dining Room. It is connected to a walk-in freezer for food storage. On the starboard side of the dining room is the Geshrinari Scullery
The Hanto has a Geshrinari Dining Room in the aft of the upper deck.
The Hanto-class has a large lounge that runs the width of the bow. It has all the features of a Geshrinari Lounge. Storage for unused items is done in a store room in the aft on the starboard side.
There are sixteen Geshrinari Passenger Quarters located on the upper deck. They are capable of handling up to two passengers each.
There is a Geshrinari Ship's Laundry on the lower deck. Opposite the medical bay.
Located on the lower deck to the starboard of the shuttle bay, is a Geshrinari Life Support Room.
The Hanto features a luxurious room called the Geshrinari Owner's Suite. The configuration of the suite is the same, but individual owners can customize the furnishing and features. The Owner's Suite is located on the upper deck on the port side of the bridge.
The Hanto is equipped with a Geshrinari Standard Shuttle Bay located on the lower deck in the stern. On the port side is a storage area where parts and supplies for the shuttle and ship are stored.
Horizontal movement on the Hanto is by Geshrinari Corridors.
Vertical movement is done via spiral staircases. There are four of them on the Hanto
There are Geshrinari Maintenance Tunnels beneath both of the decks.
There are two small Geshrinari Ship's Locker, located next to each of the airlocks.
The Hanto is equipped with the following equipment
The Hanto is equipped with the Ge-Y2-E3302 - Communications Suite.
The Hanto is equipped with the Ge-Y2-E3305 - Life Science Sensor Package.
The Hanto is equipped with the Ge-Y1-E3103 - Intercom System.
The Hanto is equipped with a Ge-Y1-V3100 - Life Support System.
The primary power source for the Hanto is a high-output Aether generator. It provides power for all primary ship systems except for the weapons.
The Hanto secondary power source is a pair of fusion reactors. They provide power for the weapons. They also provide power for life support and auxiliary engines if primary power fails.
The Hanto uses four Geshrinari Turbo Plasma Drive for STL and atmospheric travel.
The Hanto uses fourteen Geshrinari Maneuvering Thrusters clusters for docking and station keeping.
The Hanto features windows made of Transparent Durandium. The inner surface of the window is covered with several polarizing LCD layers that allows the window to automatically adjust to changing light levels. Each window is equipped with a Durandium Alloy shutter. The shutters are automatically engaged during combat and emergency situations.
The Hanto has a hangar module on the top of the ship for EM-O1 "Tadayou" Series Droness.
The Hanto does not come with any weapons for the base price. It features eight hardpoints for retractable weapon installations. The bays are shown on hull with their hatches.
The Hanto can fit the following combinations in its shuttle bay.