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U-class Utility Craft or Ships, whether smallcraft, bigcraft, or otherwise... are ships used to perform routine work such as tugs, ferries, portable spaceyards and the like.

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Description (Specifications)[edit]

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Image Repository[edit]

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Strategy & Tactics (Doctrine)[edit]

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Supraclass Roles[edit]

Utility Ships typically serve the following roles:

Civilian Bigcraft (UCB):

  1. Ferry (Bigcraft)
  2. Heavy Tug (UT)
  3. Tug (UT)

Civilian Smallcraft (UCS):

  1. Cutter
  2. Gig
  3. Heavy Lander
  4. Launch
  5. Lifeboat
  6. Modular Cutter
  7. Pinnace
  8. Runabout
  9. Ship's Boat
  10. Shuttle
  11. Towing Vessel (UT)
  12. Tug (UT)

Military Bigcraft (UMB):

  1. Escort (Bigcraft)

Military Smallcraft (UMS):

  1. Armed Gig
  2. Excluding Fighters

Supraclass Archtypes[edit]

U-class Utility Craft Supraclass Archtypes
Archtype Type Code Exemplar Remarks
 ?  ?  ? None

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

Selected Variant Types & Classes[edit]

Merchant Ship:

  1. Type A class Free Trader
    1. Beowulf class Free Trader

Ship Summary List[edit]

Some of the most commonly used vessels in this role or these roles include:

49 Representative Utility Craft (U) Classes

Class Superclass Tons TL Origin Jump G Canon
Class Superclass Tons TL Origin Jump G Canon
Apollo class Runabout U 50 7 Distant Fringe 0 2 No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Atlas class Starport Heavy Lift Tug UT 100,000 13 Third Imperium 3 3 Yes. Published, canon starship design.
Bubble class Fuel Cutter UC 60 14 Third Imperium 0 2 No. Unpublished, non-canon fan starship design.
Caroline class Heavy Pinnace U 30 9 Distant Fringe 0 4 No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Carrus class Shuttle U 90 7 Distant Fringe 0 2 No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Ciigusna class Shuttle U 0-99 Hive Federation Yes. Published, canon smallcraft design.
Colossus class Heavy Lander U 1200 9 Distant Fringe 0 2 No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Conrad class Towing Vessel U 200 13 Third Imperium 2 2 Yes. Published, canon starship design.
Constance class Launch U 50 9 Distant Fringe 0 2 No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Damgarrii class Passenger Launch U 20 9 Vilani Imperium 0 1 Yes. Published, canon starship design with a Keith illustration.
Deliverance class Lifeboat U 50 9 Distant Fringe 0 2 No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Dwarf class Starport Lift Tug UT 10000 15 Third Imperium 3 3 Yes. Published, canon starship design.
Excellence class Fast Shuttle U 90 8 Distant Fringe 0 3 No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Generic Gig U 20 13 Third Imperium 0 5 Yes. Published, canon design with Keith illustration.
Gillow class Launch U Third Imperium Yes. Published, canon design with Keith illustration.
Goblin class Gig U 40 9 Distant Fringe 0 2 Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Heyan Rose class Freight Tractor UT 600 TBD Third Imperium 3 2 Yes. Published, canon starship design.
Interstellar Lifesaver class Lifeboat U Third Imperium No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Inthe class Modular Cutter U 50 8 Inthe (world) 0 2 Yes. Published, canon smallcraft design.
Kroie class Tug UT TBD TBD Zhodani Consulate TBD TBD Yes. Published, canon starship design.
KSbA Model A-23 class Lifeboat U Third Imperium No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Last Armada class Fuel Shuttle U 60 11 Terran Confederation 0 3 No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Last Armada class Launch U 20 11 Terran Confederation 0 2 No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Last Armada class Survey Shuttle U 60 11 Terran Confederation 0 3 Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Generic Launch / Lifeboat U 20 8 Third Imperium 0 1 Yes. Published, canon smallcraft design.
Generic Lifeboat UL 10 10 (GTL) Interstellar Wars 0 1.5 Yes. Published, canon design with Keith illustration.
Longevity class Lifeboat U 0-99 Third Imperium Yes. Published, canon smallcraft design.
Marrel Veckor class Lifeboat U 20 9 Bright Conclave 0 2 Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Model 292 class Life Boat U Third Imperium No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Generic Modular Cutter U 50 12 Third Imperium 0 4 Yes. Published, canon starship design with a Keith illustration.
Narva class Pinnace U 20 9 Distant Fringe 0 4 No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Omicron class Heavy Lander U 400 9 Distant Fringe 0 2 No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Generic Pinnace U 40 9 Third Imperium 0 5 Yes. Published, canon starship design with a Keith illustration.
Powhatan class Heavy Tug UT 2,500 TBD Third Imperium 2 TBD Yes. Published, canon starship design.
Refueling Pinnace U 0-99 Third Imperium Yes. Published, canon smallcraft design.
Reliant class Lifeboat U 0-99 Third Imperium Yes. Published, canon smallcraft design.
Reprieve class Escape Pod U 0-99 Third Imperium Yes. Published, canon smallcraft design.
Sacred class Utility Boat UB 55 12 Tenjada Moralitate 0 6 No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Generic Ship’s Boat U 30 9 Third Imperium 0 6 Yes. Published, canon starship design with a Keith illustration..
Generic Shuttle U 95 8 Third Imperium 0 3 Yes. Published, canon design witha Keith illustration.
SK-3 class Lifeboat UCS 20 15 Third Imperium 0 1 Yes. Published, canon starship design.
Generic Slow Boat U 30 9 Third Imperium 0 3 Yes. Published, canon design with Keith illustration.
Generic Slow Pinnace U 40 11 Third Imperium 0 2 Yes. Published, canon design with Keith illustration.
Songbird class Ship's Boat U 40 9 Distant Fringe 0 4 No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Type UT class Tug UT TBD TBD Third Imperium 0 1 Yes. Published, canon starship design.
Vanguard class Shuttle U 90 7 Distant Fringe 0 2 No. Unpublished, non-canon fan design.
Volare class Jump Shuttle U Third Imperium Yes. Published, canon design with Keith illustration.
WP-768 class Jump Shuttle UWP 200 12 Third Imperium 2 3 Yes. Published, canon starship design.
Ziiguysna class Pinnance U 0-99 Hive Federation Yes. Published, canon smallcraft design.

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