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Fleet Chart Annotations

Federation Starships - Shuttles - Alien Starships - Space Stations - TAS Vessels - Star Trek (2009) Vessels

 

Here are the sources and references for the ship sizes in my fleet charts. Concerning the reliability of size figures in official publications, see the size table.

 

Federation Starships

Akira, 440m, structural analysis, see here

Ambassador, 526m (both variants), Star Trek Encyclopedia I-III, structural analysis, see here

Centaur, 210m, intended design size, scaled to Miranda components, see here

Challenger, 390m, reconstructed diagram, assuming Galaxy nacelles, see here

Cheyenne, 362m, reconstructed diagram, assuming Galaxy-class bridge, see here

Constellation, 310m, Fact Files diagram, assuming Constitution II saucer core and nacelles

Constitution, 289m, design size given by Matt Jefferies, The Making of Star Trek, Star Trek Encyclopedia I-III

Constitution II, 305m, design size given by Andrew Probert, Star Trek Encyclopedia I-III, see also here

Curry, 272m, corrected DS9TM diagram, assuming Excelsior engineering hull and appropriately sized Constitution-II nacelles, see here

Daedalus, 140m, compromise to enable a crew of over 200 and remain smaller than a Constitution class, see here

Defiant, 120m, structural analysis, screen evidence, see here

Excelsior, 467m, ILM size chart, Star Trek Encyclopedia I-III, see here

Excelsior II, 469m, Excelsior I plus protruding nacelle fins, see here

Freedom, 430m, Fact Files diagram, assuming Galaxy-class nacelle, see here

Galaxy, 642m, Star Trek Encyclopedia I-III, design size given by Andrew Probert

Holoship, 247m, Star Trek: The Magazine

Intrepid, 344m, design size given by Rick Sternbach

Intrepid type, 165m, saucer rim thickness the same as on the NX class

J Class, 230m, screen evidence and labeled diagram

Maquis raider, 60m (both variants), compromise based on screen evidence

Miranda, 243m (all variants), Star Trek Encyclopedia I-III

Nebula, 440m (Farragut/Sutherland variant), Star Trek Encyclopedia I-III and Fact Files, see also here

New Orleans, 340m, reconstructed diagram, assuming Galaxy-class bridge, see here

Niagara, 480m, assuming Galaxy-class nacelles and correctly scaled Ambassador engineering hull, see here

Norway, 355m, rough estimate and Star Trek Encyclopedia II-III, also ILM size chart, see here

Norkova, 270m, screen comparison, structural analysis, see also here

Nova, 180m, as stated by Rick Sternbach

NX Class, 225m, design size confirmed by Doug Drexler, startrek.com

Oberth, 150m, structural analysis, screen evidence, see here

Olympic, 320m, structural analysis

Prometheus, 414m, Star Trek: The Magazine and structural analysis

Raven, 90m, structural analysis

Saber, 223m, rough estimate and Star Trek Encyclopedia II-III, also ILM size chart, see here

Sarajevo type, 200m, comparison with NX class

Sovereign, 685m, design size

Soyuz, 243m, evidently the same length as the Miranda

Steamrunner, 356m, lifeboat comparison with Sovereign, see here

Sydney, 235m, reconstructed diagram, structural analysis, assuming Constitution-II nacelles, see here

T'Pau, 170m, structural analysis

Wells, 193m, scaling of original design sketch by Rick Sternbach

Whorfin, 270m, structural analysis

Y Class, 270m, estimate based on screen evidence

Yeager, 346m, structural analysis, assuming Intrepid saucer hull, see here

 

Shuttles

Academy trainer craft, 12m, rough estimate

Aeon, 6m, screen evidence, Star Trek Fact Files

Air tram, 13m, screen evidence

Alice, 5m, screen evidence

Argo jeep, 5m, screen evidence

Argo shuttle, 20m, estimate based on screen evidence

Arkonian shuttle, 5m, screen evidence, same size as Alice

Assan's shuttle, 10m, comparison with Delta Flyer

B'omar patrol ship, 14m, screen evidence

Bajoran sub-impulse ship, 8.5m, screen evidence

Baxial, 15m, compromise to fit the vessel through Voyager's shuttlebay door

Danube, 23m, DS9TM, screen evidence

Defiant/Intrepid escape pod, 3.5m, comparison with Intrepid

Delta Flyer, 21m, screen evidence, Star Trek: The Magazine, see here

Deneva escape pod, 3.5m, screen evidence, same cockpit as Nenebek

Devore shuttle, 6m, screen evidence

Enterprise-E shuttle, 16m, Star Trek: The Magazine

Executive shuttle, 26m, structural analysis

Federation fighter, 25m, compromise between screen evidence and structural analysis, Star Trek Fact Files

Ferengi large shuttle, 18m, interior analysis, see here

Ferengi shuttlepod, 6m (small version), screen evidence

Galaxy captain's yacht, 23m (in flight direction), measured in Galaxy-class blueprints

Galaxy escape pod, 3m, TNGTM

Galileo 5, 9.1m, screen evidence, Star Trek Fact Files

Galileo 7, 6.7m, screen evidence, "a 24ft shuttlecraft" (TOS: "The Galileo Seven")

"Generations" shuttle, 9.1m, same length as Galileo 5 type

Inspection pod, 3.3m, structural analysis

Irina's ship, 20m, comparison with human figure, ignoring the impossibility to fit it through Voyager's doors

Janeway's shuttle, 9.5m, assuming same structure and height as Type 9

Kago Darr's shuttle, 25m, structural analysis (hatch) and screen size

Kazon fighter, 12m, comparison with Intrepid class

Kazon torpedo, 8m, screen evidence

Klingon Toron, 3.5m, screen evidence

Kobali shuttle, 7m, screen evidence

Kradin fighter, 13m, based on analogy to human jet fighters, assuming 2m tall Kradin pilot

Lazarus' shuttle, 3.9m, screen evidence

Malon shuttle, 23m, comparison with human figure by Brandon McDougall

Nenebek, 5m, screen evidence

NX prototype, 20m, structural analysis, comparison with the Phoenix

NX shuttlepod, 7m, comparison with people standing beside the shuttle

Orbital One, 6m, Star Trek Fact Files

Qatai's ship, 20m, structural analysis, cockpit size

Reman Scorpion, 7m, screen evidence

Retellian escape pod, 1.6m, comparison with humanoid figure

Romulan shuttle, 24m, screen evidence, DS9TM

Scout, 24m, Star Trek: The Magazine

"Silent Enemy" shuttle, 6m, screen evidence

Sovereign Captain's yacht, 33.5m, Star Trek: The Magazine

Spacedock shuttle, 8m, as indicated by human figures inside the model

Sphere builder pod, 5m, screen evidence

Sphinx, 6.2m, TNGTM

Srivani ship, 30m, comparison with Intrepid class

Suliban long cell ship, 15m, rough estimate

Suliban short cell ship, 2.6m, comparison with Trip Tucker

Terok Nor lifeboat, 3.7m, DS9TM

"The Communicator" fighter, 6.2m, comparison with humanoid pilot

Tholian 22nd century web spinner, 15m, same as 23rd century counterpart

Tholian web spinner, 15m, screen evidence

Time pod, 3.5m, screen evidence

Tosk ship, 20m, comparison with Deep Space 9

Travel pod, 4.4m, Star Trek Fact Files

Triannon ship, 25m, screen evidence

Type 6, 6m, screen evidence, TNGTM, Star Trek Fact Files

Type 7, 8.5m, TNGTM, Star Trek Fact Files

Type 8, 7m, Star Trek Fact Files

Type 9, 8.5m, Star Trek Fact Files

Type 9A, 10.5m, TNGTM

Type 10, 6.5m, screen evidence, compromise assuming 120m Defiant, see here

Type 15, 3.6m, screen evidence, TNGTM and Star Trek Fact Files

Type 18, 4.5m, DS9TM and Star Trek Fact Files

Vissian stratopod, 3.8m, estimate based on interior arrangement

Vulcan shuttle, 20m, screen evidence

Vulcan survey ship, 24m, structural analysis

Vulcan warpshuttle, 48m, Star Trek Fact Files

Work bee, 3.2m, structural analysis

Xindi-Aquatic escape pod, 5.5m, screen evidence

Xindi-Arboreal shuttle, 5.5m, screen evidence

Xindi-Insectoid assault shuttle, 7m, screen evidence

Zobral's shuttle, 5m, screen evidence

 

Alien Starships

Akritirian patrol ship, 150m, rough estimate

Andorian Kumari, 360m, comparison with NX class and Vulcan vessels, size chart by Rob Bonchune

Angosian transport, 110m, rough estimate based on screen evidence

"Antarian" ship, 400m, comparison with Intrepid

Arkonian warship, 250m, comparison with NX class

Bajoran assault vessel, 93m, rough estimate based on screen evidence

Bajoran freighter I, 250m, rough estimate based on screen evidence and ship structure

Bajoran freighter II, 260m, screen evidence, comparison with DS9

Batris, 290m, structural analysis, comparison with the Xhosa, see here

"Bodysucker" ship, 400m, rough comparison with NX class

Borg cube, 3040m, calculated from 28km^3 volume

Borg sphere, 450m, "First Contact" size chart

Breen ship, 330m, rough estimate based on screen evidence

Caatati ship 1, 100m, screen evidence, comparison with Intrepid-class warp core

Cardassian ATR-4107 "Dreadnought", 100m, rough estimate

Cardassian Galor, 481m, design size, screen evidence, Star Trek Fact Files

Cardassian Hideki, 98m, screen evidence, comparison with Galor

Cardassian Keldon, 481m, evidently the same length as the Galor

Cardassian military freighter, 256m, Star Trek Encyclopedia II-III, DS9TM

Devore warship, 800m, screen evidence, rough comparison with Intrepid

Enolian prison transport, 70m, structural analysis

Erstwhile, 290m, screen evidence

Ferengi D'Kora, 366m, design size given by Andrew Probert

Ferengi early ship, 55m, comparison with NX class

Fesarius, 1600m, screen evidence, Star Trek Fact Files

Fraddock's ship, 90m, comparison with NX class

Hirogen holoship, 200m, screen evidence, comparison with Delta Flyer

Hirogen hunter ship, 150m, screen evidence, comparison with Intrepid

Hirogen Venatic, 600m, screen evidence, comparison with Intrepid

Husnock ship, 1300m, screen evidence, comparison with Galaxy

Jaheel's ship, 300m, screen evidence, comparison with DS9

Jem'Hadar attack ship, 95m, screen evidence, comparison with Defiant and Galaxy

Jem'Hadar battlecruiser, 650m, screen evidence, Dominion ship chart in the Star Trek Fact Files, see here

Jem'Hadar battleship, 1500m, screen evidence, see here

Jovis, 250m, rough estimate based on screen evidence and ship structure

Karemma ship, 380m, Dominion ship chart in the Star Trek Fact Files

Kazon raider, 160m, structural analysis, see here

Kazon carrier, 1800m, screen evidence, Star Trek Encyclopedia II-III

Klaestron ship, 200m, screen evidence, comparison to Deep Space 9

Klingon "Augment" ship, 70m, screen evidence

Klingon Bird-of-Prey, 110m (all variants), screen evidence, structural analysis, see here

Klingon D7, 228m, design size given by Matt Jefferies, The Making of Star Trek, Star Trek Encyclopedia I, see also here

Klingon early Bird-of-Prey, 115m, screen evidence, comparative analysis with 23rd/24th century version

Klingon military transport, 500m, comparison with BoPs

Klingon K't'inga, 214m, structural comparison with D7, Star Trek Encyclopedia I, see also here

Klingon "Rebel" ship, 55m, comparison with NX class

Klingon Vor'cha, 481m, design size given by Rick Sternbach, Star Trek Encyclopedia I

Kreetassan ship, 95m, comparison with NX class

Krenim patrol ship, 260m, screen evidence, morphing to Krenim warship

Krenim temporal weapon ship, 1550m, screen evidence, comparison with Intrepid

Krenim warship, 500m, Star Trek Fact Files

Kriosian battlecruiser, 220m, comparison with NX class

Lokirrim patrol ship, 180m, rough estimate

Lokirrim warship, 180m, same basic structure as patrol ship

Malon export vessel type 1, 515m, Star Trek: The Magazine

Malon freighter type 2, 730m, same tanks as on export vessel type 1

Mawasi cruiser, 245m, rough estimate based on screen evidence and ship structure

Merchantman, 150m, rough estimate based on ship structure

Nasari ship, 50m, rough estimate based on screen evidence

Nightingale, 320m, structural analysis (deck height)

Nihydron cruiser, 310m, rough estimate based on screen evidence

Non-corporeal alien ship ("The Crossing"), 4300m, comparison of opening with NX class

Nygean prisoner transport, 80m, rough estimate based on screen evidence

Orion pirate ship, 110m, comparison with NX class

Ord'Mirit mining ship, 450m, structural analysis (deck height)

Pakled ship, 100m, comparison with Enterprise-D

Planet Killer, 2700m, screen evidence, comparison with Constitution

Pralor vessel, 450m, screen evidence

Promellian battlecruiser, 600m, rough estimate based on screen evidence

Ramuran tracer ship, 40m, comparison with USS Voyager

Reman Scimitar, 890m, "Nemesis" scale chart

Reptohumanoid ship, 550m, screen evidence, comparison with Intrepid

Retellian freighter, 110m, comparison with NX class

Romulan Bird-of-Prey, 131m, Star Trek Encyclopedia I-III

Romulan D'deridex, 1353m, design size as stated by Andrew Probert

Romulan drone, 35m, screen evidence

Romulan early Bird-of-Prey, 130m, comparative structural analysis with 23rd century (TOS) version

Romulan science ship, 95m, based on Romulan scout ship

Romulan scout ship, 89m, Star Trek Encyclopedia I-III

Serosian ship, 40m, structural analysis ("navigation dome")

Son'a battleship, 837m, Star Trek: The Magazine

Son'a collector ship, 1254m, Star Trek: The Magazine

Son'a command ship, 354m, Star Trek: The Magazine

Species 6339 ship, 350m, structural analysis (deck height) and comparison with Intrepid class

Species 8472 bioship, 50m, rough estimate

Straleb security vessel, 180m, screen evidence

T'Lani ship, 350m, screen evidence

Takret vessel, 46m, comparison with NX class

Talarian observation craft, 150m, structural analysis

Talarian warship, 230m, comparison with Galaxy

Tamarian ship, 700m, screen evidence

Tarellian ship, 560m, screen evidence, comparison with Galaxy

Think Tank, 250m, screen evidence

Vidiian ship type 1, 200m, screen evidence, comparison with Intrepid

Vidiian ship type 2, 550m, screen evidence, comparison with Intrepid

Voth city ship, 9800m, screen evidence, rough comparison with Intrepid

Voth science ship, 130m, screen evidence, rough comparison with Intrepid

Vulcan D'Kyr, 600m, comparison with NX class

Vulcan Sh'Ran, 600m, comparison with NX class

Vulcan Surak, 350m, rough estimate

Vulcan Vahklas type, 110m, comparison with NX class

Wadi ship, 200m, screen evidence, comparison with DS9

"Weird Planet" ship, 320m, comparison with Intrepid

Wysanti ship, 100m, screen evidence, rough comparison with Intrepid class

Xhosa, 270m, screen evidence, comparison with DS9, same design as Norkova, see here

Xindi-Reptilian ship type 1, 150m, compromise because of conflicting screen evidence

Xindi-Insectoid cargo shuttle (Degra's ship), 35m, compromise because of conflicting screen evidence

Xyrillian ship, 60m, comparison with NX class

Zahl ship, 360m, rough estimate based on screen evidence and ship structure

 

Space Stations

3-fingered drydock, 300m, size comparison with Columbia NX-02

Abbadon's station, 68m, structural analysis

Akritirian space prison, 1120m, comparison with Baxial

Cardassian repair station, 1400m, size comparison with 95m Jem'Hadar attack ship

Deep Space K-7, 450m, estimate based on visual evidence

Drydock type 1, 420m, comparison with Constitution refit

Drydock type 2, 500m, comparison with Excelsior refit

Drydock type 3, 705m, comparison with Galaxy/Nebula

Drydock type 4, 900m, comparison with Sovereign 

Earth Spacedock, 3800m, ILM size chart, only one size of spacedocks assumed, see here

Jupiter Station, 720m, rough estimate based on structure

Orbital office complex, 210m, structural analysis

Regula I, 110m (narrow side), structural analysis

Remmler Array, 1100m, size comparison with Galaxy

Starbase 375, 750m, compromise between contradictory visual evidence

Starbase (TOS-R), 560m, size comparison with Constitution class

Suliban Helix, 100m, based on known size of smallest cell ship

Terok Nor / Deep Space 9, 1000m, structural analysis

Ty'Gokor, 1600m, visual evidence, comparison with Klingon ship types

Warp Five Complex, 320m, size comparison with Enterprise NX-01

 

TAS Vessels

Aquashuttle, 18m, comparison with crew

Bonaventure, 212m, structural comparison with Constitution

Cargo drone, 134m, size comparison with Constitution

Constitution, 289m, design size given by Matt Jefferies, The Making of Star Trek, Star Trek Encyclopedia I-III

Copernicus, 22m, comparison with crew

Heavy shuttle, 8.5m, comparison with std. shuttle

Hover robot, 2m, comparison with crew

Huron, 214m, deck comparison with Constitution

Klingon/Romulan D7, 228m, design size given by Matt Jefferies, The Making of Star Trek, Star Trek Encyclopedia I, see also here

Kukulkan's ship, 700m, inferred from statement of being twice as large as the Enterprise, plus margin

Phylosian ship, 22m, comparison with Phylosians

Scouter gig, 7.5m, comparison with crew

Std. shuttle (Galileo 7), 6.7m, screen evidence, Star Trek Fact Files

Traitor's Claw, 14m, comparison with Kzinti figures

Tubular shuttle, 8m, comparison with std. shuttle

Vedalan vehicle, 5m, comparison with crew

Vulcan desert flyer, 7.6m, comparison with seated pilot

Winston's spacecraft, 9m, assuming equal size as tubular shuttle

 

Star Trek (2009) Vessels

Armstrong, 254m, scaling chart in Star Trek: The Art of the Film, nacelles extended

Enterprise (alt.), 366m, original design size, see here

"Jellyfish", 36m, based on 30m wide rotating section, assuming a 2m cockpit window

Kelvin, 315m, scaled to match with Newton, assuming that nacelle, saucer and engineering are identical

Kobayashi Maru, 284m, scaled to match saucer and nacelles with Mayflower

Mayflower, 236m, scaling chart in Star Trek: The Art of the Film

Newton, 315m, scaling chart in Star Trek: The Art of the Film, nacelles extended

Klingon "warbird", 250m, somewhat shorter than the Kobayashi Maru, as seen on screen

 


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