Integrated Ship Database


CNA Corporation’s Integrated Ship Database contains selected information on particular ships throughout the fleet’s history. The database has been compiled from authorized online U.S. Navy and U.S. government sources, including:

With the database, you can see the makeup of the Navy’s Battleforce. You can find where ships are in their life cycleauthorized by Congress, under construction, in commission/in service, stricken from the Register, or disposed.

For additional detail on the layout of the database and for instructions on how to use it, please refer to our overview in the December 2011 update or our original 2005 User’s Manual.

CNA Corporation's Integrated Ship Database was developed and is maintained by senior research scientist Greg Suess, Ph.D. (703.824.2231) and associate advisor Lynette McClain (703.824.2855). If you have any questions, please contact us. We also welcome your thoughts and suggestions on improvements in this product.


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  • ISDB2012-06.xlsm   Excel Macro-Enabled Worksheet (For Excel 2007 and 2010)
  • ISDB2012-06.xls   Excel 97-2003 Worksheet  (For Excel 2003, Excel 2007 in Compatibility Mode, and Excel 2010 in Compatibility Mode)
  • Documentation (CNA Corp. Interactive Software DIS-2012-U-003585-Final)

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Database Archive

(This page was last updated on October 28, 2014)

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