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Fleet Overview

Active Fleet

Of Course I Still Love You

Autonomous Spaceport Droneship based on the US East Coast for offshore booster landings.

Shelia Bordelon

Shelia Bordelon is the new SpaceX fairing recovery vessel. Equipped with a 50 ton crane to lift fairing halves from the water.

Hawk

Hawk is a tugboat that is used to tow droneships to landing zones in the Atlantic Ocean.

Just Read the Instructions

Autonomous Spaceport Droneship based on the US East Coast for offshore booster landings.

A Shortfall of Gravitas

Future Autonomous Spaceport Droneship that is assumed to be under construction based upon tweets by Elon Musk.

NRC Quest

NRC Quest is the sole Pacific Ocean support ship, recovering fairings. The ship previously recovered Cargo Dragon.

GO Quest

GO Quest is the droneship support ship. The vessel carries equipment and personnel to support booster landings at sea.

GO Searcher

GO Searcher is the primary Dragon recovery vessel, equipped with a medical treatment facility and heli-pad.

Finn Falgout

Finn Falgout is a tugboat that is used to tow droneships to landing zones in the Atlantic Ocean.

GO Navigator

GO Navigator is the secondary Dragon recovery vessel and is built identically to GO Searcher.

Robots

Octagrabber

The Falcon 9 Securing Robot, known as Octagrabber, operates on both SpaceX droneships to secure boosters after a landing.

Spaceports

Phobos

Phobos is one of two Starship floating spaceports that SpaceX is currently constructing.

Deimos

Deimos is one of two Starship floating spaceports that SpaceX is currently constructing.

Former Fleet / Honourable Mentions

GO Ms. Tree

GO Ms. Tree is a fast, maneuverable vessel that has been specially modified to catch fairing halves.

GO Discovery

GO Discovery is a ship occasionally used to transport Starship equipment between the development sites in Florida and Texas.

GO Ms. Chief

GO Ms. Chief is the near-identical sister ship to Ms. Tree and has been modified into a fairing catcher.

GO Pursuit

A former fairing recovery ship based in Florida. Used throughout 2018 with varying success. Later replaced by Ms. Tree.

Lauren Foss

Lauren Foss is a tugboat that is occasionally to tow droneships to landing zones in the Atlantic Ocean.

OCIRTI

Of Course I Read The Instructions. Starship spotting boat belonging to @SpacePadreIsle. Doggo included.