While chatting with C. J. Cherryh and Marc Miller about the Hani from the Chanur novels and the Aslan from Traveller, Marc Miller said that he “envisioned that the Terran scout who first contacted them saw the resemblance to Narnia’s Aslan and used the name.”
When I commented about the idea from GURPS Traveller that the Aslan was discovered by Turkish explorers, Marc said “No one asked me. 🙁 “
I thought we had lost Paul Schirf’s excellent Deck Plans when his website was closed. I found out today that they are now hosted at Traveller Downport. I have added a link from my Starships page.
I like his version of the Shivva Class a lot.
I got entry 20 from Alegis Downport, 21 from Michael, 22 from Friz, and 23 from Jim. These 23 are all entries in this contest. I will start posting the entries now and try to post one each day.
I got entry 14 from Library Bob, 15 from Sifu Blackirish, 16 from Mark, 17 from Michael, 18 from Michael and 19 from Eric.
I got entry 11 from Greg, entry 12 from Library Bob and entry 13 from Mark.
I got entry 8 from Mark, entry 9 from Jason and entry 10 from Mark.