Specs: G’Quan-class [Babylon 5]

Basics

  • Role: Heavy Cruiser
  • Origin: Narn
  • Status: in service as of 2281 [1]
  • Primary User: Narn military
  • Number Built: >12 [2]

Physical Characteristics

  • L x W x H: about a mile in length [3]

Standard Defences

  • Heavy Particle Cannon x 2 [4]
  • Particle-Pulse Cannon x 2 [5]
  • Sweeping Particle Cannon x 1
  • Energy Mine Launcher x 2 [6]

Performance

  • FTL via hyperspace jump engines

Embarked Craft

  • Frazi-class Fighters
  • Aerospace Shuttles

Known Named Ships

  • G’Tok. [7]

Production Background

  • The G’Quan was designed by Paul Bryant. [8]

Footnotes

  1. Sleeping in Light.
  2. Estimate based on total number of G’Quan-class cruisers seen.
  3. Conjecture, but this would be consistent with the other flagship classes of the “Younger Races.”
  4. In the Long Twilight Struggle.
  5. And Now for a Word.
  6. See #4.
  7. The Fall of Night.
  8. B5 Scrolls.
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