Nebula Advanced Research Vessel Retrofit

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Faction FED25.pngAdvanced Research Vessel Retrofit
Fed Ship Nebula.png
Rank:
Rank background icon.png
Rear Admiral Rank icon (Federation).png
Tier:
5
Upgrade cost:
Upgrade.png Requires an Upgrade Token
Type:
Science Vessel
Hull:
Tier 5: 31500
Lvl 40 T5U: 31500
Lvl 45 T5U: 34125
Lvl 50 T5U: 36225
Lvl 55 T5U: 39113
Lvl 60 T5U: 42000
Lvl 65 T5U: 47250
Hull modifier:
1.05
Shield modifier:
1.3
Turn rate:
10
Impulse modifier:
0.15
Inertia rating:
45
Warp core:
Generic Warp Core.png Matter-Antimatter
Bonus Power:
+15 auxiliary power
Bridge Officers:
Lieutenant Tactical Lieutenant Commander Engineering Commander Science Ensign Science Lieutenant Universal
Weapons:
Fore 3 Aft 3
Type-specific slot:
Secondary Deflector
Device slots:
3
Consoles:
Console tac icon.png 2 Console eng icon.png 3 Console sci icon.png 4
Console (T5-U):
Console sci icon.png +1
Cost:
2,000Zen small icon.png
Admiralty stats:
Adm eng fed.png 16 Adm tac fed.png 23 Adm sci fed.png 51
Disambig icon.png This article is about the playable starship. For the improved T6 version, see Sutherland Advanced Research Vessel. For other uses, see Nebula class.

The Nebula-class Advanced Research Vessel Retrofit is a Tier 5 (Level 40) Science Vessel which may be flown by Starfleet characters, including Federation-aligned Romulan Republic and Dominion characters. The faction restrictions of this starship can be removed by having a level 65 KDF character or by purchasing the Cross Faction Flying unlock from the Zen Store.

Players can obtain this starship from the Zen Store for 2,000 Zen small icon.png under the name Nebula Class Advanced Research Vessel Retrofit. This ship can be purchased individually, or as part of the Nebula Bundle for 6,000 Zen small icon.png.

Purchasing this starship will unlock a Fleet Ship Module discount when purchasing the Fleet Nebula Advanced Research Vessel Retrofit.

Overview[edit | edit source]

Known as the new "workhorse" of the Federation, this ship type has been in Starfleet service since 2363. This class of vessel replaced the Miranda class as the multi-purpose mission vessel, taking on various tasks from patrols to humanitarian or diplomatic missions, exploration and research duties.

This Retrofit vessel is a heavily modified version of the Tier 3 Advanced Research Vessel (Tier 3). Starfleet upgraded this vessel with the latest standard equipment used in the early 25th century.

Class variants

Class Information
Ship Variant - FED - Nebula Advanced Research Vessel (T3).png
Nebula class
Ship Variant - FED - Nebula Advanced Research Vessel aft (T3).png
Aft
SKIN UNLOCK: Free
The Nebula class is an iconic 24th century design and sibling to the Galaxy class. The Nebula class has many structural components similar to the Galaxy class. It has a large saucer shaped primary hull atop a smaller secondary hull, with the warp nacelles mounted below the saucer. To the aft is a large pylon supporting a triangular mission pod. This variant represents the most frequently seen version of the physical miniature featured in Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Star Trek: Voyager, Star Trek Generations, and Star Trek: First Contact.
Ship Variant - FED - Nebula Advanced Research Vessel Phoenix (T6).png
Nebula class
Phoenix subtype
Ship Variant - FED - Nebula Advanced Research Vessel Phoenix aft (T6).png
Aft
SKIN UNLOCK: Free
This variant represents the original configuration of the Nebula class seen as the the USS Phoenix in the Star Trek: The Next Generation episode "The Wounded". It features a saucer-shaped mission pod held by a split pylon.
Ship Variant - FED - Nebula Advanced Research Vessel Farragut (T3).png
Nebula class
Farragut subtype
Ship Variant - FED - Nebula Advanced Research Vessel Farragut aft (T3).png
Aft
SKIN UNLOCK: Free
This variant represents the CGI version of the Nebula class as seen in later episodes of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine and Star Trek: Voyager. It has a saucer and engineering hull more reminiscent of the Galaxy class, along with alternate markings on its nacelles, their pylons, and mission pod. Note that the U.S.S. Farragut itself did not appear in this configuration, the name Farragut was preferred for the template over Bonchune, which is the name of the first CGI Nebula class starship. [1]
Ship Variant - FED - Nebula Advanced Research Vessel Venture (T3).png
Nebula class variant
Venture subtype
Ship Variant - FED - Nebula Advanced Research Vessel Venture aft (T3).jpg
Aft
SKIN UNLOCK: Venture Exploration Cruiser Refit, 150,000 Refined dilithium icon.png
This variant of the Advanced Research Vessel utilizes Venture class components. Its triangular mission pod is oriented 'backwards' compared to the Nebula.

This starship class has not yet been given a formal name.

Ship Variant - FED - Magellan Advanced Research Vessel (T5).png
Magellan class
Ship Variant - FED - Magellan Advanced Research Vessel aft (T5).jpg
Aft
SKIN UNLOCK: Any T5 or T6 Advanced Research Vessel variant
What the Nebula is to the Galaxy, the Magellan is to the Monarch class. The Magellan class has a broader, more angular mission pod, and its warp nacelles have a triangular cross section.
Ship Variant - FED - Sutherland Advanced Research Vessel (T6).png
Sutherland class
Ship Variant - FED - Sutherland Advanced Research Vessel aft (T6).png
Aft
SKIN UNLOCK: Sutherland Advanced Research Vessel, 3,000 Zen small icon.png
As with the other Nebula class variants, the Sutherland too is based on Exploration Cruiser components: the Andromeda class. This variant features a circular mission pod.
Ship Variant - FED - Sutherland Advanced Research Vessel Beta (T6).png
Sutherland class Beta
Ship Variant - FED - Sutherland Advanced Research Vessel Beta aft (T6).png
Aft
SKIN UNLOCK: Sutherland Advanced Research Vessel, 3,000 Zen small icon.png
This variant of the Sutherland class features a triangular mission pod.

Starship Mastery[edit | edit source]

Starship Mastery
SCIENCE VESSEL
Enhanced Particle Generators
Enhanced Particle Generators
Enhanced Particle Generators
Advanced Shield Systems
Advanced Shield Systems
Advanced Shield Systems
Enhanced Restorative Circuitry
Enhanced Restorative Circuitry
Enhanced Restorative Circuitry
Reactive Shield Technology
Reactive Shield Technology
Reactive Shield Technology
I
II
III
IV
Level Name Description
I Enhanced Particle Generators +15% Damage to Exotic Damage abilities.
II Advanced Shield Systems +10% Shield Hitpoints.
III Enhanced Restorative Circuitry Improves Hull healing abilities by 10%.
Improves Shield healing abilities by 10%.
IV Reactive Shield Technology 5% Shield Regeneration every 6 seconds.
Reduces Damage to Shields by 5%.
V No Starship Trait specified
V
V
VI Account-Wide Reclaim Unlock Complete this tier of Starship Mastery to be allowed to claim this starship on any character on this account.
VI


Abilities[edit | edit source]

Universal consoles[edit | edit source]

This ship includes the [Console - Universal - Tachyon Detection Grid]. This console is part of the Tachyon Manipulation Technology Set. When activated, the Tachyon Detection Grid increases the stealth detection capability of all friendly vessels in range, which in turn propagate the detection grid to ships within its range, enabling entire squadrons to detect cloaked vessels.

Sensor Analysis[edit source]

Sensor Analysis is an active toggle ability. While maintaining a Sensor Lock on a target, the player gains a stacking effect that either improves the damage and power drain against an enemy, or improves any heal directed towards an ally. This effect stacks every 3 seconds, to a maximum of 6 stacks after 18 continuous seconds. To maintain the desired effect, the player must hold the sensor lock.

Subsystem Targeting[edit source]

The Nebula-class Advanced Research Vessel Retrofit comes with built-in Subsystem Targeting abilities. These built-in abilities stay at Rank I and do not automatically rank up when acquiring higher tier Science starships. They are separate from Subsystem Targeting abilities gained through Tactical Space Bridge officer abilities.

Activating a subsystem targeting ability will upgrade all energy weapons to inflict a stacking power drain on the foe's targeted subsystem for the next 10 seconds. They will also have a small chance to knock the targeted subsystem offline for a short duration.

Standard configuration[edit | edit source]

Federation starships come with standard equipment and weapons of the lowest mark available at the ship's minimum rank. The items provided are appropriate to the type of vessel and its related playing style.

T5-X upgrade

By using an [Experimental Ship Upgrade Token], the Nebula-class Advanced Research Vessel Retrofit may be upgraded to T5-X, unlocking an extra ship device slot, universal console slot, and the ability to slot an extra starship trait. Note that upgrading the Fleet Nebula Advanced Research Vessel Retrofit, the fleet version of the Nebula Advanced Research Vessel Retrofit, will not apply the upgrade to this starship.

Ship comparison[edit | edit source]

The following table compares Tier 5 Federation Science vessels.
Ship Rank Tier Hull  Hull modifier  Shield modifier  Fore weapons Aft weapons Can equip dual cannons? Console tac icon.png Console eng icon.png Console sci icon.png Ship Devices Hangar Bay slots Uni BOffs Turn rate Impulse modifier IR Cost
acd
United Federation of Planets,Romulan Republic,Dominion
D'Kyr Science Vessel 40
Rank background icon.png
Rear Admiral Rank icon (Federation).png
5 30000 1 1.3 3 3 2 3 4 3 Lieutenant TacticalLieutenant Commander EngineeringCommander ScienceLieutenant ScienceEnsign Universal 11 0.15 45 2,000 Zen small icon.png
acd
United Federation of Planets,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Deep Space Science Vessel 40
Rank background icon.png
Rear Admiral Rank icon (Federation).png
5 28500 0.95 1.3 3 3 2 3 4 3 Lieutenant TacticalLieutenant EngineeringEnsign EngineeringCommander ScienceLieutenant Commander Science 11 0.15 33 20,000 Refined dilithium icon.png • 1 SRFED5.png
acd
United Federation of Planets,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Reconnaissance Science Vessel 40
Rank background icon.png
Rear Admiral Rank icon (Federation).png
5 27000 0.9 1.3 3 3 3 2 4 3 Lieutenant TacticalEnsign TacticalLieutenant EngineeringCommander ScienceLieutenant Commander Science 13 0.15 50 20,000 Refined dilithium icon.png • 1 SRFED5.png
acd
United Federation of Planets,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Mirror Deep Space Science Vessel 40
Rank background icon.png
Rear Admiral Rank icon (Federation).png
5 27000 0.9 1.3 3 3 2 3 4 3 Lieutenant TacticalLieutenant EngineeringEnsign EngineeringCommander ScienceLieutenant Commander Science 13 0.17 50 Generic Lock Box v2.png
acd
United Federation of Planets,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Advanced Research Vessel Retrofit 40
Rank background icon.png
Rear Admiral Rank icon (Federation).png
5 31500 1.05 1.3 3 3 2 3 4 3 Console - Universal - Tachyon Detection Grid icon.png Lieutenant TacticalLieutenant Commander EngineeringCommander ScienceEnsign ScienceLieutenant Universal 10 0.15 45 2,000 Zen small icon.png
acd
United Federation of Planets,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Mirror Reconnaissance Science Vessel 40
Rank background icon.png
Rear Admiral Rank icon (Federation).png
5 28500 0.95 1.3 3 3 3 2 4 3 Lieutenant TacticalEnsign TacticalLieutenant EngineeringCommander ScienceLieutenant Commander Science 11 0.15 33 Generic Lock Box v2.png
acd
United Federation of Planets,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Science Vessel Retrofit 50
Rank background icon.png
Vice Admiral Rank icon (Federation).png
5 24900 0.83 1.3 3 3 3 2 4 3 Lieutenant TacticalEnsign TacticalLieutenant EngineeringCommander ScienceLieutenant Commander Science 14 200,000 Fleet Credits
acd
United Federation of Planets,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Fleet Science Vessel Retrofit 50
Rank background icon.png
Vice Admiral Rank icon (Federation).png
5 27930 0.931 1.43 3 3 3 3 4 3 Lieutenant Commander TacticalLieutenant EngineeringCommander ScienceLieutenant ScienceEnsign Science 15 0.2 60 20,000 Fleet Credits • 4 Fleet Ship Module icon.png
acd
United Federation of Planets,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Mirror Universe Science Vessel Retrofit 50
Rank background icon.png
Vice Admiral Rank icon (Federation).png
5 24900 0.83 1.3 3 3 2 3 4 3 Lieutenant TacticalEnsign TacticalLieutenant Commander EngineeringCommander ScienceLieutenant Science 14 0.17 50 Generic Lock Box v2.png
acd
United Federation of Planets,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Fleet Deep Space Science Vessel 50
Rank background icon.png
Vice Admiral Rank icon (Federation).png
5 31350 1.045 1.43 3 3 2 3 5 3 Lieutenant TacticalLieutenant EngineeringEnsign EngineeringCommander ScienceLieutenant Commander Science 11 20,000 Fleet Credits • 4 Fleet Ship Module icon.png
acd
United Federation of Planets,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Research Science Vessel Retrofit 50
Rank background icon.png
Vice Admiral Rank icon (Federation).png
5 25500 0.85 1.3 3 3 2 3 4 3 Lieutenant TacticalLieutenant Commander EngineeringCommander ScienceLieutenant ScienceEnsign Science 13 200,000 Fleet Credits
acd
United Federation of Planets,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Fleet Reconnaissance Science Vessel 50
Rank background icon.png
Vice Admiral Rank icon (Federation).png
5 29700 0.99 1.43 3 3 4 2 4 3 Lieutenant TacticalEnsign TacticalLieutenant EngineeringCommander ScienceLieutenant Commander Science 13 20,000 Fleet Credits • 4 Fleet Ship Module icon.png
acd
United Federation of Planets,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Long Range Science Vessel Retrofit 50
Rank background icon.png
Vice Admiral Rank icon (Federation).png
5 27000 0.9 1.3 3 3 2 3 4 3 Console - Universal - Ablative Generator icon.png Lieutenant TacticalLieutenant EngineeringCommander ScienceLieutenant Commander ScienceEnsign Science 12 0.15 50 2,000 Zen small icon.png • 1 SRFED5.png
acd
United Federation of Planets,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Fleet Advanced Research Vessel Retrofit 50
Rank background icon.png
Vice Admiral Rank icon (Federation).png
5 34650 1.155 1.43 3 3 2 4 4 3 Lieutenant TacticalLieutenant Commander EngineeringCommander ScienceEnsign ScienceLieutenant Universal 10 0.15 40 20,000 Fleet Credits • 4 Fleet Ship Module icon.png
acd
United Federation of Planets,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Fleet Research Science Vessel Retrofit 50
Rank background icon.png
Vice Admiral Rank icon (Federation).png
5 28050 0.935 1.43 3 3 2 4 4 3 Lieutenant TacticalLieutenant Commander EngineeringCommander ScienceLieutenant ScienceEnsign Science 13 40 20,000 Fleet Credits • 4 Fleet Ship Module icon.png
acd
United Federation of Planets,Romulan Republic,Dominion
Fleet Long Range Science Vessel Retrofit 50
Rank background icon.png
Vice Admiral Rank icon (Federation).png
5 29700 0.99 1.43 3 3 3 3 4 3 Lieutenant TacticalLieutenant EngineeringCommander ScienceLieutenant Commander ScienceEnsign Science 12 0.15 50 20,000 Fleet Credits • 4 Fleet Ship Module icon.png
ad
United Federation of Planets,Dominion
Wells Temporal Science Vessel 40
Rank background icon.png
Rear Admiral Rank icon (Federation).png
5 30000 1 1.45 3 3 3 3 4 3 Console - Universal - Tipler Cylinder icon.png Ensign EngineeringCommander ScienceLieutenant ScienceLieutenant Commander UniversalLieutenant Universal 15 0.2 60 Generic Lock Box v2.png

Admiralty ship[edit | edit source]

Admiralty Ship
Shipshot Background Admiralty.png
Shipshot Science5neb.png
Shipshot Frame Science.png
Shipshot Frame Rare.png
Adm eng fed.png 16 Adm tac fed.png 23 Adm sci fed.png 51
+8 TAC per EngShip and TacShip
Shipshot Background Admiralty.png
Shipshot Science5neb.png
Shipshot Frame Science.png
Shipshot Frame Rare.png
Adm eng fed.png 16
Adm tac fed.png 23
Adm sci fed.png 51
+8 TAC per EngShip and TacShip

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