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For the playable ships, see Bortasqu' Command Cruiser, Bortasqu' Tactical Cruiser, and Bortasqu' War Cruiser.
Klingon Bortasqu' Dreadnought Battlecruiser
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The Bortasqu' Dreadnought Battlecruiser is a massive dreadnought introduced by the Klingon Empire in 2409, intended to become the new flagship of the Klingon Defense Force. They are formidable warships capable of launching a Hoh'SuS Bird-of-Prey to assist them in combat.



Missions encountered[]

Vessels of the class[]

Image Class Named Vessels
IKS Kal'Ruq.png Bortasqu' class I.K.S. Bortasqu'
I.K.S. Kal'Ruq
I.K.S. Bortas (Bortas Battle Cruiser prototype)


  • The Bortasqu' Dreadnought is the NPC version of the Bortasqu' Command, War, and Tactical Cruiser. It was added to the game as part of Season Six: Under Siege.
  • "bortaSqu'" is Klingon for "great revenge".
  • This is the only known Klingon NPC ship to use transphasic torpedoes instead of standard photon torpedoes.
  • The I.K.S. Kal'Ruq in "Punch Through the Federation Blockade" will sometimes appear as a Vo'quv Dreadnought instead of a Bortasqu' Dreadnought Battlecruiser.


See Also[]

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Klingon Defense Force
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Details Klingon Defense ForceKlingon Empire • Klingon • Gorn • Orion • Nausicaan • Lethean • Ferasan • Great HouseQo'noSKlingon Academy • Rura Penthe • Boreth • Ganalda Station
Ground Forces War Targ • Bekk • Warrior • Officer • Munitions Officer • Targ Handler • Swordmaster • Dahar Master
Starships To'Duj Fighter • Bird-of-Prey (Prime Timeline) • Bird-of-Prey (Kelvin Timeline) • Raptor Escort • Klingon Battle Cruiser • Negh'Var Warship • Vo'Quv Dreadnought • Bortasqu' Dreadnought Battlecruiser
NPCs B'vat • Galera • J'mpok • Ja'rod • Jurlek • K'Gan • K'men • K'Valk • Kagran • Kahless • Koren • Martok • Nin'Yan • Rodek • Alexander Rozhenko • Sirella • Temek • Torg • Worf
NPC starships I.K.S. Batlh • I.K.S. Bortasqu' • I.K.S. Chot • I.K.S. Kal'Ruq • I.K.S. Kang • I.K.S. Kor • I.K.S. Kri’stak • I.K.S. Lukara • I.K.V. Quv • I.K.S. Seg'pa • I.K.S. Rotarran • I.K.S. Targ (B'rel class) • I.K.S. Targ (Klothos class) • I.K.S. Worvig