Find a Security Clearance Job!

Military




Ships

Type Class 1945 1950 1955 1960 1965 1970 1975 1980 1985 1990
Destroyer
Major Surface Combatants
Large Destroyers
DDH (Helicopter Destroyer) ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 4
DDH-141 Haruna ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 2
DDH-143 Shirane ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 2
DDG (Guided Missile Destroyer) ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 5
DDG-163 Amatsukaze ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1
DDG-168 Tachikaze ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 3
DDG-171 Hatakaze ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 2
Small Destroyers [Frigates, Corvettes] ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 48
DD (Destroyer) ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 19
DD-122 Hatsuyuki ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 12
DD-151 Asagiri ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 7
DDA (All Purpose Destroyer) ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 4
DDA-164 Takatsuki ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 4
DDK (Anti Submarine Destroyer) ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 9
DDK-116 Minegumo ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 3
DDK-113 Yamagumo ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 6
DE (Escort Vessel) ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 16
DE-215 Chikugo ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 11
DE-226 Ishikari ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1
DE-227 Yubari ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 2
DE-229 Abukuma ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 2
Patrol Combatant Craft
PG (Patrol Guided Missile Boat) ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... -
Submarine
SS (Submarine) ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 22
SS-566 Uzushio ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 5
SS-573 Yushio ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 10
SS-583 Harushio ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 7
... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Mine Warfare Ship
MSO (Minesweeper Ocean) - 3 3 3 3 3 - -
MSO-301 Yaeyama - 3 3 3 3 3 - -
MSC (Minesweeper Coastal) 25 29 25 24 24 27 - -
MSC-649 Hatsushima 23 22 13 10 5 5 - -
MSC-672 Uwajima 2 7 9 9 9 9 - -
MSC-681 Sugashima - - 3 5 10 12 - -
MSC-601 Hirashima 16MS 570 ton - - - - - 3 - -
MCL (Minesweeper Controller) - - - 2 2 2 - -
MCL-722 Niijima - - - 2 2 2 - -
MST (Minesweeper Tender) 1 1 2 2 2 2 - -
MST-462 Hayase 1 1 - - - - - -
MST-463 Uraga - - 2 2 2 2 - -
Amphibious Ship
LST (Landing Ship Tank) 6 6 5 4 4 3 - -
LST Osumi - - 1 2 3 3 - -
LST Atsumi 3 3 1 1 1 - - -
LST Miura 3 3 3 1 - - - -
LSU (Landing Ship Utility) 2 2 2 2 2 2 - -
LSU Yura 2 2 2 2 2 2 - -
LCU (Landing Craft Utility) 1 2 2 2 2 2 - -
LCU 1-go 1 2 2 2 2 2 - -
Training Ship
TV (Training Vessel) 1 2 3 3 5 4 - -
TV Katori 1 1 - - - - - -
TV Kashima - 1 1 1 1 1 - -
TV Shimayuki - - 1 1 1 1 - -
TV Aokumo - - 1 1 1 - - -
TV Yamagiri - - - - 2 2 - -
TSS (Training Submarine) - - 2 2 2 3 2 2
TSS Asashio - - 1 1 1 3 2 2
TSS Hamashio - - 1 1 1 - - -
ATS (Training Support Ship) 2 2 2 2 2 2 - -
ATS Azuma 1 1 - - - - - -
ATS Kurobe 1 1 1 1 1 1 - -
ATS Tenryu - - 1 1 1 1 - -
Auxiliary Ship
AMS (Multi Purpose Support Ship) - - - 1 3 3 - -
AMS Hiuchi - - - 1 3 3 - -
AGS (Oceanographic Research Ship) 4 4 4 4 4 4 - -
AGS Akashi 1 1 - - - - - -
AGS Futami 2 2 2 2 2 2 - -
AGS Suma 1 1 1 1 1 1 - -
AGS Nichinan - - 1 1 1 1 - -
AOS (Ocean Surveillance Ship) - 2 2 2 2 2 - -
AOS Hibiki - 2 2 2 2 2 - -
AGB (Auxiliary Ice Breaker) 1 1 1 1 1 1 - -
AGB Shirase 1 1 1 1 1 1 - -
ARC (Repairing or Cable Laying Ship) 1 1 1 1 1 1 - -
ARC Muroto 1 1 1 1 1 1 - -
ASR (Submarine Rescue Vessel) 1 1 1 1 1 1 - -
ASR Fushimi 1 1 - - - - - -
ASR Chihaya - - 1 1 1 1 - -
AS (Submarine Rescue Tender) 1 1 1 1 1 1 - -
AS Chiyoda 1 1 1 1 1 1 - -
ASE (Auxiliary Ship Experiment) 1 2 2 2 2 2 - -
ASE Kurihama 1 1 1 1 1 1 - -
ASE Asuka - 1 1 1 1 1 - -
AOE (Fast Combat Support Ship) 4 4 4 4 6 5 - -
AOE Sagami 1 1 1 1 1 - - -
AOE Towada 3 3 3 3 3 3 - -
AOE Mashu - - - - 2 2 - -
LCAC (Landing Craft Air Cushion) - - 2 4 6 6 - -
LCAC 1-go - - 2 4 6 6 - -
ASY (Auxiliary Vessel Special Service Yacht) 1 1 1 1 1 1 - -
ASY Hashidate - - 1 1 1 1 - -
ASY Hiyodori 1 1 - - - - - -
FrigatesKusu ex-USS Tacoma class

Class Listing

Ship Port Unit Shipyard Chronology
Sign/No. Name Plan Laid Down Launch Comm. Stricken
Kusu 19 19 19 19
Nara 19 19 19 19
Kashi 19 19 19 19
Momi 19 19 19 19
Sugi 19 19 19 19
Matsu 19 19 19 19
Nire 19 19 19 19
Kaya 19 19 19 19
Ume 19 19 19 19
Sakura 19 19 19 19
Kiri 19 19 19 19
Tsuge 19 19 19 19
Kaede 19 19 19 19
Buna 19 19 19 19
Keyaki 19 19 19 19
Tochi 19 19 19 19
Shii 19 19 19 19
Maki 19 19 19 19
Destroyers Asakaze ex-USS Greeves class

Class Listing

Ship Port Unit Shipyard Chronology
Sign/No. Name Plan Laid Down Launch Comm. Stricken
Asakaze 19 19 19 19
Hatakaze 19 19 19 19
Destroyers Asahi ex-USS Cannon class

Class Listing

Ship Port Unit Shipyard Chronology
Sign/No. Name Plan Laid Down Launch Comm. Stricken
Asahi 19 19 19 19
Hatsuhi 19 19 19 19
Escort ex-IJN Tachibana class

Class Listing

Ship Port Unit Shipyard Chronology
Sign/No. Name Plan Laid Down Launch Comm. Stricken
Wakaba 19 19 19 19
Destroyers Harukaze class

Class Listing

Ship Port Unit Shipyard Chronology
Sign/No. Name Plan Laid Down Launch Comm. Stricken
Harukaze 19 19 19 19
Yukikaze Escort Akebono

Class Listing

Ship Port Unit Shipyard Chronology
Sign/No. Name Plan Laid Down Launch Comm. Stricken
Akebono 19 19 19 19
Escorts Ikazuchi class

Class Listing

Ship Port Unit Shipyard Chronology
Sign/No. Name Plan Laid Down Launch Comm. Stricken
Ikazuchi 19 19 19 19
Inazuma 19 19 19 19
Destroyers Ayanami class

Class Listing

Ship Port Unit Shipyard Chronology
Sign/No. Name Plan Laid Down Launch Comm. Stricken
Ayanami 19 19 19 19
Isonami 19 19 19 19
Uranami 19 19 19 19
Shikinami 19 19 19 19
Takanami 19 19 19 19
Onami 19 19 19 19
Makinami 19 19 19 19
Destroyers Murasame class

Class Listing

Ship Port Unit Shipyard Chronology
Sign/No. Name Plan Laid Down Launch Comm. Stricken
Murasame 19 19 19 19
Yudachi 19 19 19 19
Harusame 19 19 19 19
Destroyers Ariake ex-USS Fletcher class

Class Listing

Ship Port Unit Shipyard Chronology
Sign/No. Name Plan Laid Down Launch Comm. Stricken
Ariake 19 19 19 19
Yugure 19 19 19 19
Destroyers Akizuki class

Class Listing

Ship Port Unit Shipyard Chronology
Sign/No. Name Plan Laid Down Launch Comm. Stricken
Akizuki 19 19 19 19
Teruzuki 19 19 19 19
Escorts Isuzu class

Class Listing

Ship Port Unit Shipyard Chronology
Sign/No. Name Plan Laid Down Launch Comm. Stricken
Isuzu 19 19 19 19
Mogami 19 19 19 19
Kitakami 19 19 19 19
Oi 19 19 19 19



NEWSLETTER
Join the GlobalSecurity.org mailing list