List of amphibious warfare ships

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This is a list of amphibious warfare ships.

Algeria[edit]

Algerian National Navy

Active:

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

Argentina[edit]

Argentine Navy

Active:

Planned:

Decommissioned:

Australia[edit]

Royal Australian Navy

Planned:

Active:

Decommissioned:

Brazil[edit]

Brazilian Navy

Canada[edit]

Planned:

Decommissioned:

Chile[edit]

Chilean Navy

Decommissioned:

China[edit]

People's Liberation Army Navy

Amphibious Transport Dock (LPD)

Landing Ship Tank (LST)

Egypt[edit]

Active:

France[edit]

French Navy
Tonnerre (L9014).

Active:

  • Mistral class – LHD
    • Mistral (commissioned February 2006)
    • Tonnerre (commissioned December 2006)
    • Dixmude (commissioned December 2011)
  • Bâtiment multi-mission class
    • A621 D'Entrecasteaux (commissioned March 25, 2016)
    • A622 Bougainville (commissioned September 16, 2016)
  • BATRAL-class (Champlain-class) – LST
    • Dumont D'Urville
    • La Grandière

Decommissioned:

Greece[edit]

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)

India[edit]

Indian Navy

Active:

Decommissioned:

Planned:

Indonesia[edit]

Indonesian Navy

Active

Iran[edit]

Active: Islamic Republic of Iran Navy

Unknown:

Italy[edit]

San Giorgio LPD
Italian Navy

Active:

Decommissioned:

Planned:

Japan[edit]

Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force

Active:

Decommissioned:

Netherlands[edit]

Koninklijke Marine

Active:

New Zealand[edit]

Royal New Zealand Navy

Active:

Norway[edit]

Norwegian Navy

Oman[edit]

Royal Navy of Oman

Active:

Philippines[edit]

Philippine Navy

Active:

Russia/Soviet Union[edit]

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:

Singapore[edit]

Republic of Singapore Navy

Active:

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

Decommissioned:

South Korea[edit]

Republic of Korea Navy

Active:

Planned

Decommissioned:

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

Spain[edit]

Armada Española
Galicia delivering humanitarian supplies to Iraq

Active:

Decommissioned:

Thailand[edit]

LST HTMS Surin underway in 2010
Royal Thai Navy

Active:

Decommissioned:

Turkey[edit]

Class Ships Displacement Note
Amphibious warfare ship
Ertuğrul-class TCG Ertuğrul (L-401) 5800 tonnes ex USS Windham County (LST-1170)
Osman Gazi-class TCG Osman Gazi (NL-125) 3700 tonnes
Bayraktar-class TCG Bayraktar (L-402) 7254 tonnes
Bey-class TCG Sarucabey (NL-123)
TCG Karamürsel (NL-124)
2600 tonnes
130-class TCG TCG Ç-132 (Ç-132)
TCG TCG Ç-138 (Ç-138)
600 tonnes
140-class TCG TCG Ç-140 (Ç-140)
TCG TCG Ç-141 (Ç-141)
TCG TCG Ç-142 (Ç-142)
TCG TCG Ç-143 (Ç-143)
TCG TCG Ç-144 (Ç-144)
TCG TCG Ç-145 (Ç-145)
TCG TCG Ç-146 (Ç-146)
TCG TCG Ç-147 (Ç-147)
TCG TCG Ç-148 (Ç-148)
TCG TCG Ç-149 (Ç-149)
600 tonnes
150-class TCG TCG Ç-150 (Ç-150)
TCG TCG Ç-151 (Ç-151)
TCG TCG Ç-152 (Ç-152)
TCG TCG Ç-153 (Ç-153)
TCG TCG Ç-154 (Ç-154)
TCG TCG Ç-155 (Ç-155)
TCG TCG Ç-156 (Ç-156)
TCG TCG Ç-157 (Ç-157)
TCG TCG Ç-158 (Ç-158)
600 tonnes
320-class TCG TCG Ç-320 (Ç-320)
TCG TCG Ç-321 (Ç-321)
TCG TCG Ç-322 (Ç-322)
TCG TCG Ç-153 (Ç-323)
TCG TCG Ç-324 (Ç-324)
TCG TCG Ç-325 (Ç-325)
TCG TCG Ç-326 (Ç-326)
TCG TCG Ç-327 (Ç-327)
TCG TCG Ç-328 (Ç-158)
TCG TCG Ç-329 (Ç-329)
TCG TCG Ç-330 (Ç-330)
TCG TCG Ç-331 (Ç-331)
113 tonnes

United Kingdom[edit]

Royal Navy
HMS Ocean

Active:

Decommissioned:

United States[edit]

United States Navy
USS Wasp (LHD-1)
USS Nassau (LHA-4) of the Tarawa class
LPD-17 San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock

Planned:

Active:

Decommissioned:

Venezuela[edit]

Bolivarian Navy of Venezuela

Planned:

  • Los Frailes class (Damen Stan Lander 5612) Roll-on/Roll-off medium vessels capable of beaching - AKR
    • T-??
    • T-??
    • T-??
    • T-??
    • T-??
    • T-??
    • T-??
    • T-??

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]

Vietnam[edit]

Vietnam People's Navy Active:

Abbreviations[edit]

See also[edit]

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