Alien Assault Ship (Apocalypse)

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General Information

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The Alien Assault Ship (UFO Type 6) will eventually replace the Alien Transporter, specializing as the main craft responsible for infiltration missions during the middle stages of the game. It has double the constitution of the Transporter and 50% more armor, carrying also a larger crew and infiltration force.

Alien Assault Ship
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The Assault Ship effectively replaces the Alien Transport as a troop carrier. It can deposit large numbers of Aliens into city buildings and is armed with a powerful beam weapon. This craft is highly dangerous and must be stopped at all costs.

Source: X-COM Apocalypse Ufopedia (OpenApoc Cut)

Cityscape Information

The Assault Ship is required to advance research for more advanced X-Com craft. It allows construction of the Retaliator fighter craft. After week eleven, the aliens will cease to produce this important craft, however, it may show up in Mega-Primus later on if they have an available Assault Ship in the Alien Dimension and suitable escorts.

Battlescape Information

This craft has one entrance door, located in a narrow trench in the south. The maximum height is nine levels but any agent on the roof may access level ten.


Statistics Value
Top Speed8
WeaponMedium Disruptor Beam
Weapon Power40
Weapon Range300
EquipmentSmall Disruption Shield/Cloaking Field/Teleporter
Score points300
Crew6 Anthropods, 2 Chrysalis, 4 Poppers, 2 Skeletoids, 4 Spitters
Infiltration Force5 Multiworm Eggs, 6 Anthropods, 5 Brainsuckers, 2 Multiworms, 2 Poppers, 5 Skeletoids, 2 Spitters

See Also

Apocalypse Insignia X-COM: Apocalypse: Vehicles
Airborne Apoc hoverbike.png Hoverbike Apoc phoenix.png Phoenix Hovercar Apoc valkyrie.png Valkyrie Interceptor Apoc hawk.png Hawk Air Warrior
Apoc policehovercar.png Police Hovercar Apoc airtaxi.png Air Taxi Apoc rescue.png Rescue Transport
Apoc construction.png Construction Vehicle Apoc airtrans.png Airtrans Apoc spaceliner.png Space Liner
Ground Apoc turbobike.png Blazer Turbo Bike Apoc stormdog.png Stormdog Apoc wolfhound.png Wolfhound APC Apoc griffon.png Griffon AFV
Apoc civiliancar.png Civilian Car Apoc policecar.png Police Car Apoc autotaxi.png Autotaxi Apoc autotrans.png Autotrans

Apoc dimension probe.png Dimension Probe Apoc biotrans.png Bio-Trans Apoc explorer.png Explorer Apoc retaliator.png Retaliator Apoc annihilator.png Annihilator

Alien Apoc ufo1.png UFO Type 1 Apoc ufo2.png UFO Type 2 Apoc ufo3.png UFO Type 3 Apoc ufo4.png UFO Type 4 Apoc ufo5.png UFO Type 5
Apoc ufo6.png UFO Type 6 Apoc ufo7.png UFO Type 7 Apoc ufo8.png UFO Type 8 Apoc ufo9.png UFO Type 9 Apoc ufo10.png UFO Type 10


Equipment WeaponsEngines • Add-Ons (tentative general equipment name)
Other Standard Control • Manual Control