A typical ship of this type had two nacelles connected to the underside of the primary hull by swept pylons.
Three ships of this type, including USS Mayflower, were docked to Starbase 1 prior to the destruction of Vulcan in 2258. The Mayflower participated in a battle with the Narada and was destroyed. (Star Trek)
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The Gizmotron models 1/2500 scale model kit names this ship type as the Federation frigate.