Elite: Dangerous Blog

News and events from the Elite Dangerous galaxy

Cobra Mk IV

Role: Multipurpose

The Cobra MkIV is Faulcon deLacy's development of the famous Cobra MkIII. It's a heavier and bulkier ship than the MkIII, but packs an extra punch and better weaponry placement makes it a more effective combat vessel. It's tougher to improve survivability and allows better upgrading, but at the expense of some of its agility.

Cobra Mk IV: Front Cobra Mk IV: Side Cobra Mk IV: Top Cobra Mk IV: Bottom Cobra Mk IV: 3D elevation

  Small Medium Large Huge
Hard points 3 2 - -

Scale

  Length Width Height
Dimensions 33.1m 48.1m 8.6m

Landing pads

  Core internals Class Base fitting
Power Plant Power Plant 4 4E
Thrusters Thrusters 4 4E
Frame Shift Drive Frame Shift Drive 4 4E
Life support Life Support 3 3E
Power Distributor Power Distributor 3 3E
Sensors Sensors 3 3E
Fuel Tank Fuel Tank 4 4C
Optional internals Base fitting
Class 4 3E Cargo Rack
Class 4 3E Cargo Rack
Class 4 4E Shield Generator
Class 4 Empty
Class 3 Empty
Class 3 Empty
Class 2 1E Cargo Rack
Class 2 Empty
   
   
   
   
   
Thrusters Engine pips Boost Roll Pitch Yaw
A Rated 107m/s → 214m/s 322m/s 96o/s 32o/s 11o/s
B Rated 105m/s → 209m/s 314m/s 94o/s 31o/s 10o/s
C Rated 103m/s → 205m/s 308m/s 92o/s 31o/s 10o/s
D Rated 102m/s → 203m/s 305m/s 91o/s 30o/s 10o/s
E Rated 100m/s → 200m/s 300m/s 90o/s 30o/s 10o/s
Performance statistics are taken from default ship outfitting, changing only thruster rating, with no cargo.
  Base Maximum
Jump range 9.44LY 23.51LY
Shields 120MJ 242MJ A rated + shield boosters
Armour 216T 420T Military + hull reinforcement in military slots
   
Utility slots 2
Mass lock factor 8
Crew seats 2
Multi crew Yes
Fighter Bays (fighters) [max] none (n/a)
Cargo [without shields] 88T
Hull mass 210T
Pad size Small
Cost 744,574CR
Datasheet