The Type-10 Defender is based on the Type-9 Heavy but with increased armour and more powerful weapons + an upgraded FSD.
It was developed as a highly armoured ship to defend against Thargoid attacks.
It is a huge armoured transporter and as such it is very slow.
Type-9 Defender vs. Type-9 Heavy
Both can carry the same amount of cargo (532 t) and both have zero maneuverability.
The Type-10 Defender is faster, has better jump range (23,7 vs 20,2 ly), has a much stronger hull and much more firepower.
|Max range:||23,7 ly|
|Max cargo:||532 t|
|Boost Speed:||219 m/s|
|Weapons:||4x Large, 3x Medium, 2x Small|
|Internals:||Class 8, Class 7, Class 6, Class 5, 2x Class 4, 2x Class 3, Class 2|
|Military:||2x Class 5|
|Landing Pad Size:||Large|