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Some cargo ships

Cargo ships are attached to fleets in military operations and used for the transport of supplies.[1]

Known Classes[]

A cargo ship


The Giant-class was in use by 2491.[2][3][4] It is capable of transporting a vast amount of material.[2]


The Hercules-class was in use by 2504. During the Second Great War, Raynor's Raiders were able to retrofit them to create Hercules dropships.[5]

Known Cargo Ships[]

Known Pilots[]

A cargo ship pilot


The cargo ship's wireframe

Cargo ships were originally in-game units in StarCraft. Its wireframe can still be found in StarEdit.[6]


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  2. 2.0 2.1 Neilson, Micky (December 18, 2000). StarCraft: Uprising. Simon & Schuster (Pocket Star). ISBN 978-0743-41898-0 (eBook).
  3. April 6, 2010. "Timeline." StarCraft II: Heaven's Devils. Simon & Schuster (Gallery Books). pp. 311 - 323. ISBN 978-1416-55084-6.
  4. April 12, 2011. "Timeline." StarCraft II: Devils' Due. Simon & Schuster (Gallery Books). pp. 248-262. ISBN 978-1416-55085-3.
  5. Blizzard Entertainment. StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty. (Activision Blizzard). PC. Zerg research (in English). 2010.
  6. Blizzard Entertainment. StarCraft Map Editor. (Blizzard Entertainment) (in English). March 31, 1998