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List of amphibious warfare ships

This is a list of amphibious warfare ships.

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AlgeriaEdit

Algerian National Navy

Active:

  • Kalaat Béni Abbès Class - LPD
  • Kalaat Beni Hammed Class - LST
    • Kalaat Beni Hammed 472
    • Kalaat Beni Rached 473

ArgentinaEdit

AustraliaEdit

BrazilEdit

CanadaEdit

Planned:

Decommissioned:

ChileEdit

Chilean Navy

Decommissioned:

ChinaEdit

People's Liberation Army Navy

Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD)

Amphibious Transport Dock (LPD)

Landing Ship Tank (LST)

EgyptEdit

Active:

FranceEdit

French Navy
 
Tonnerre (L9014).

Active:

  • Mistral class – LHD
    • Mistral (L9013 commissioned February 2006)
    • Tonnerre (L9014 commissioned December 2006)
    • Dixmude (L9015 commissioned December 2011)

Decommissioned:

GreeceEdit

Hellenic Navy
 
HS Chios, L-173
  • Jason Class (LST) Landing ships
    • HS Chios (L173)
    • HS Samos (L174)
    • HS Ikaria (L175)
    • HS Lesvos (L176)
    • HS Rodos (L177)
  • Zubr/Pomornik (LCAC) hovercrafts
    • HS Kephallenia (L180)
    • HS Ithaki (L181)
    • HS Kerkyra (L182)
    • HS Zakynthos (L183)

IndiaEdit

Indian Navy

Active:

Decommissioned:

Planned:

IndonesiaEdit

Indonesian Navy

Active

IranEdit

ItalyEdit

 
San Giorgio LPD
Italian Navy

Active:

Decommissioned:

Planned:

JapanEdit

NetherlandsEdit

Koninklijke Marine

Active:

New ZealandEdit

Royal New Zealand Navy

Active:

NorwayEdit

Norwegian Navy

OmanEdit

Royal Navy of Oman

Active:

Decommissioned:

PhilippinesEdit

Russia/Soviet UnionEdit

Russian Navy/Soviet Navy
 
An Ivan Rogov class landing ship, ca. 1985.

Planned:

  • Mistral class – LHD
    • 2 ships with the option of 2 more : contract cancelled by France in August 2015.
  • Ivan Gren class
    • Replacing Ropucha class LST
    • 6 planned

Active:

SingaporeEdit

Republic of Singapore Navy

Active:

  • Endurance class – LPD
    • RSS Endurance (207)
    • RSS Resolution (208)
    • RSS Persistence (209)[3]
    • RSS Endeavour (210)

Decommissioned:

South KoreaEdit

Republic of Korea Navy

Active:

  • Kojoonbong-class – LST
    • Go Jun Bong(LST-681)
    • Bi Ro Bong(LST-682)
    • Hyang Ro Bong(LST-683)
    • Sung In Bong(LST-685)
  • DokDo-class – LHD
    • DokDo (LPH-6111 commissioned 2007)

Planned

Decommissioned:

  • Un Bong-class – LST
    • Bi Bong
    • Tuk Bong
    • Buk Han
    • Kae Bong
    • Hwa San
    • Su Yong
    • Un Bong
    • Wee Bong

SpainEdit

Armada Española
 
Galicia delivering humanitarian supplies to Iraq

Active:

Decommissioned:

ThailandEdit

TurkeyEdit

United KingdomEdit

United StatesEdit

United States Navy

 
USS America (LHA-6), an amphibious assault ship (multi-role), and lead ship of her class.
 
USS Wasp (LHD-1), an amphibious assault ship (general purpose), and lead of her class.
 
USS San Antonio (LPD-17), an amphibious transport dock and lead of her class.
 
USS Harper's Ferry (LSD-49), a landing ship dock and lead of her class.
 
USS Blue Ridge (LCC-19), an amphibious command ship and lead of her class.

Planned:

Active:

Decommissioned:

VenezuelaEdit

Bolivarian Navy of Venezuela

Planned:

  • Los Frailes class (Damen Stan Lander 5612) Roll-on/Roll-off medium vessels capable of beaching - AKR
    • (up to 8 ships with hull prefix "T", ship names and hull numbers yet to be determined)

Active:

  • Capana class (Korea Tacoma Alligator MK.III) – LST
    • T-61 AB Capana
    • T-62 AB Esequibo
    • T-63 AB Goajira
    • T-64 AB Los Llanos
  • Los Frailes class (Damen Stan Lander 5612) Roll-on/Roll-off medium vessels capable of beaching - AKR
    • T-91 AB Los Frailes
    • T-92 AB Los Testigos
    • T-93 AB Los Roques
    • T-94 AB Los Monjes
  • Margarita class (Swiftships model 130LS0791) Landing Craft Utility – LCU
    • T-71 AB Margarita
    • T-72 AB La Orchila

Decommissioned:

  • Capana class (Bethlehem-Hingham Shipyard LST-542 class) landing ship tank – LST
    • T-11 FNV Capana (ex-LST-907) (Venezuelan service: 1946-1957)[4]
  • Capana class (Ingalls Shipbuilding Terrebonne Parish-class) landing ship tank – LST
    • T-21 ARV Amazonas (ex-USS AVernon County, ex-LST-1161) (Venezuelan service: 1973-1977)[5]
  • Los Monjes class (LSM-1class) landing ship Medium – LSM
    • T-13 ARV Los Monjes (ex-LSM-548) (Venezuelan service: 1959-1979)[6]
    • T-14 ARV Los Roques (ex-LSM-543) (Venezuelan service: 1959-1965)[7]
    • T-15 ARV Los Frailes (ex-LSM-544) (Venezuelan service: 1959-1986)[8]
    • T-16 ARV Los Testigos (ex-LSM-545) (Venezuelan service: 1960-1979)[9]
    • No Name (ex-LSM-542) (Transferred, 15 July 1959, to Venezuela, for cannibalization)[10]
  • Guayana class (LST-1151/Achelous Class) landing ship tank – LST / Landing Craft Repair Ship - ARL
    • T-18 / T-31 ARV Guayana (ex-USS Quirinus, ex-LST-1151/ex-ARL-39) (Venezuelan service: 1962-??)[11]

VietnamEdit

Vietnam People's Navy Active:

AbbreviationsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit