List of ship launches in 1996

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The list of ship launches in 1996 includes a chronological list of all ships launched in 1996.

Country Builder Location Ship Class / type Notes
6 January  United States Bath Iron Works Bath, Maine Hopper Arleigh Burke-class destroyer
20 January  Spain Bazan Ferrol Chakri Naruebet Aircraft carrier For Royal Thai Navy
24 February  United States Avondale Shipyard Avondale, Louisiana Pearl Harbor Harpers Ferry-class dock landing ship
1 March  Finland Kvaerner Masa-Yards Helsinki Grandeur of the Seas Vision-class cruise ship For Royal Caribbean International
9 March  United Kingdom Yarrow Shipbuilders Glasgow, Scotland Sutherland Type 23 frigate
9 March  Denmark Odense Staalskibsvaerft Lindø Knud Mærsk K-class container ship For Mærsk Line
15 March  United States Ingalls Shipbuilding Pascagoula, Mississippi Bataan Wasp-class amphibious assault ship
22 March  United States Ingalls Shipbuilding Pascagoula, Mississippi Ross Arleigh Burke-class destroyer
April  Finland Finnyards Rauma Rauma Stena Voyager HSS 1500 For Stena Line[1]
31 May  Canada Saint John Shipbuilding Saint John, New Brunswick Ottawa Halifax-class frigate
May  Taiwan China Shipbuilding Kaohsiung Pan Chao Cheng Kung-class frigate
21 June  Denmark Odense Staalskibsvaerft Lindø Kate Mærsk K-class container ship For Mærsk Line
28 June  Australia Tenix Defence Williamstown, Victoria Arunta Anzac-class frigate
29 June  United States Bath Iron Works Bath, Maine Mahan Arleigh Burke-class destroyer
29 June  Norway Westamarin A/S Kristiansand Stena Carisma HSS 900 For Stena Line[2]
2 July  Spain Bazans Fernando Shipyard Cadiz Silvia Ana L For Los Cipreses S.A
27 July  United States Electric Boat Groton, Connecticut Louisiana Ohio-class submarine
9 August  France Chantiers de l'Atlantique Saint-Nazaire Rhapsody of the Seas Vision-class cruise ship For Royal Caribbean International
24 August  United States National Steel & Shipbuilding San Diego, California Bridge Supply-class fast combat support ship
27 August  Japan IHI Corporation Tokyo Chōkai Kongō-class destroyer
7 September  United States Newport News Shipbuilding Newport News, Virginia Harry S. Truman Nimitz-class aircraft carrier
14 September  Germany Meyer Werft Papenburg Galaxy Century-class Cruise ship For Celebrity Cruises
4 October  Denmark Odense Staalskibsvaerft Lindø Karen Mærsk K-class container ship For Mærsk Line
6 October  Germany Bremer Vulkan Bremen Costa Olympia Cruise ship For Costa Cruises
15 October  Japan Oyashio Oyashio-class submarine
8 November  United States Bath Iron Works Bath, Maine Decatur Arleigh Burke-class destroyer
13 November  Spain Astilleros de Huelva Lehola Ferry For Estonian Shipping Co Ltd
21 November  Finland Kvaerner Masa-Yards Helsinki Enchantment of the Seas Vision-class cruise ship For Royal Caribbean International
14 December  Finland Finnyards Rauma Stena Discovery HSS 1500 For Stena Line[3]
14 December  France DCN Brest Siroco Foudre-class landing platform dock For French Navy
20 December  Denmark Ørskov Christensen Staalskibsværft A/S Frederikshavn Prins Richard Train Ferry For Scandlines
Unknown date  Slovakia Slovenske Lodenice Komárno Anne Scan Cargo ship For NORDICA Schiffahrts GmbH & Co. KG MS "Herford"

See also[edit]

Ship events in 1996
Ship launches: 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001
Ship commissionings: 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001
Ship decommissionings: 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001
Shipwrecks: 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001

References[edit]

  1. ^ "HSS Stena Voyager.". Retrieved 2016-03-21. 
  2. ^ "HSS Stena Carisma.". Retrieved 2016-03-21. 
  3. ^ "HSS STENA DISCOVERY.". Retrieved 2016-03-21.