Large Naval Ships and Submarines


The tables in this section document all the large, oceangoing, self-propelled ships and submarines built for the U.S. Navy since the 1890s, listed by hull code and number, also known as pennant number.  The date of each table's most recent update is shown in the right-hand column.  Click here to go to the tables of small naval vessels.

LARGE NAVAL SHIPS AND SUBMARINES

Surface Combatants (11)

 

Battleships and Monitors (BB, BM)

Jan-18

Aircraft Carriers (CV, CVA, CVB, CVL, CVN)

Aug-18

Cruisers (C, CA, CB, CC, CL, CG, CGN)

Dec-17

Torpedo Boats (TB)

Dec-17

Destroyers built before WWII (DD)

Dec-17

Destroyers built during WWII (DD)

Dec-17

Destroyers built since WWII (DD, DDG)

Aug-18

Destroyer Escorts built during WWII (DE)

Dec-17

Destroyer Escorts and Frigates built since WWII (DE, FF)

Dec-17

Guided-Missile Frigates (DEG, FFG)

Dec-17

Littoral Combat Ships (LCS)

Aug-18

Expeditionary-Warfare Ships (2)

 

Amphibious-Warfare Ships (LHA, LHD, LPH, LPD, LSD, LSV)

May-15

High-Speed Transports and Bases (HSV, HST, JHSV/EPF, ESD, ESB)

Aug-18

Submarines (3)

 

Submarines built before WWII (SS)

Jan-18

Submarines built during WWII (SS)

Jan-15

Submarines built since WWII (SS, SSN, SSBN)

Aug-18

Large Auxiliaries (13)

 

Combat Logistics Force Ships (AC, AE, AF, AFS, AKE, AOE, AOR)

Apr-15

Cargo Ships (AK, AKA, AKN, AKR, AKS)

Apr-15

Oilers (AO)

Apr-15

Gasoline Tankers (AOG)

Apr-15

Destroyer Tenders (AD)

Mar-15

Submarine Tenders (AS)

Mar-15

Repair Ships (AR, ARB, ARC, ARG, ARH, ARL, ARV)

Mar-15

Aviation Support Ships (AV, AVB, AVP, AVS)

Mar-15

Troop Transports (AP)

Apr-15

Attack and Other Transports (APA, APD, APH, APV)

Apr-15

Hospital Ships (AH)

Apr-15

Miscellaneous Types (AG)

Apr-15

Other Misc. Types (AGB, AGC, AGDS, AGEH, AGER, AGF, AGM, AGMD, AGP, AGR, AGTR)

Apr-15