|Max. warp:||warp 9.6|
|Armaments:||8 Type-IX phaser arrays, 2 photon torpedo torpedo launcher|
The Chimera was designed as a fast frigate and launched in 2366. It is derived from the Excelsior-class sharing the same saucer and nacelle design. The Chimera has three nacelles, one located above and two below. (Ship Recognition Manual, Volume 1: The Ships of Starfleet)
- Specifications from the Ship Recognition Manual, Volume 1: The Ships of Starfleet.
|USS Chimera - USS Hephaestos - USS Janeng - USS Ta'veret|