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The following is a list of different terms used in Space vessel classification.

Fighters[]

Fighters are small vessels equipped for space combat usually operated in one or two man configuration incapable of creating their own jump points.

Medium Fighters[]

Heavy Fighters[]

Warships[]

Warships are space vessels larger than fighters equipped for space combat. These ships are usually equipped with jump engines.

Corvettes[]

  • Olympus, relatively small class of Earthforce vessel [3]

Cruisers[]

Medium Cruisers[]

Heavy Cruisers[]

Battle Cruisers[]

War Cruisers[]

Dreadnoughts[]

  • Nova, an older class of Earthforce vessel almost replaced by Omega-class. [7]

Destroyers[]

Transports[]

Shuttles[]

Atmospheric shuttles[]

Small vessels capable of trans-atmopheric flight used mostly for transporting small number of passengers from planet to orbit and vice versa.

Freighters[]

Vessels used mostly for transporting cargo.

Liners[]

Vessels used mostly for transporting passengers.

Deep Penetration Tenders[]

Others[]

Deep Range Explorer[]

  • Explorer, vessel used by Earth Alliance for research and space constructions. [1]

References[]

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