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The following is a list of named vehicles classed as a variety of ship, including airships, limpets, and landships. Airships in the quartet carry unusual or quirky names reminiscent of the style of the names of ships in Iain M. Banks' Culture series.

AirshipsEdit

RecurringEdit

Mortal EnginesEdit

  • 13th Floor Elevator- Belonging to Thaddeus Valentine, piloted by Pewsey and Gench. Shot down shortly before the destruction of London. Named after a rock band.
  • Aerymouse- Named for an archaic term for a bat.
  • Garden Aeroplane Trap- Captained by Nils Lindstrom.
  • Idiot Wind- Named after a song by Bob Dylan.
  • Invisible Worm- Named from a line from the poem "The Sick Rose" by William Blake.
  • Mokele Mbembe- Captained by Khora. Named after a cryptozoological creature of the Congo Basin.
  • My Shirona- Named after "My Sharona", a song by The Knack.
  • Nadhezna
  • Zainab- Piloted by Yasmina Rashid. A privateer ship.

Predator's GoldEdit

  • Audrey Hepburn- An elegant luxury liner that frequently visited Anchorage.
  • Clear Air Turbulence- Belonging to Piotr Masgard. Destroyed by Hester Shaw.
  • Fram
  • Froud
  • Gong Li
  • Graculus- An air-tug working in Anchorage, owned by the Aakiuqs.
  • Smaug
  • Temporary Blip- Owned by Widgery Blinkoe.

Infernal DevicesEdit

  • Autumn Rain From the Heavenly Mountains- An Air Destroyer. It was destroyed in the Battle of Brighton after losing its rudder and drifting into the flank of Benghazi.
  • Peewit- Owned by Nimrod Pennyroyal. A Type IV Serapis Moonshadow sky-yacht.
  • Requiem Vortex- Belonging to the Stalker Fang. An Air Destroyer and the flagship for the Green Storm.
  • Sword Flourished In Understandable Pique- Destroyed in the Battle of Brighton after being rammed by two heavier-than-air fighters.
  • The Sadness of Things- A Green Storm airship.

A Darkling PlainEdit

  • Archaeopteryx- Captained by Cruwys Morchard and piloted by Lurpak Flint.
  • Avenge The Wind-Flower- A Green Storm airship destroyed by a New London sprite.
  • Belligerent Peony- A Green Storm airship downed by Harrowbarrow.
  • Die Leiden Des Jungen Werthers- A sky-yacht belonging to Kriegsmarshal Von Kobold.
  • Fury- A Green Storm corvette. It was destroyed when General Naga used it to ram Harrowbarrow.
  • Humbug- Owned by Napster Varley. It has Widmerpool-12 engines.
  • Hungry Ghost- A Green Storm airship.
  • Jenny Haniver II- Owned by Wren Natsworthy and Theo Ngoni. An Achebe 1000 converted into a trader ship.
  • Mwene Mutapa- Captained by Khora.
  • Nzimu- Captained by Theo Ngoni. An Achebe 1040. Used to transport Oenone Zero to Shan Guo, but was blown up by Cynthia Twite.
  • Plum Blossom Spring- Belonging to Oenone Zero.
  • Protecting Veil- A Green Storm airship.
  • Shadow Aspect- Owned by Hester Shaw and piloted by Theo Ngoni. An Achebe 100 and a merchant ship.
  • Veronica Lake- A civilian ship used by Anya von Kobold.

OtherEdit

  • Cygnet Committee- A tea clipper, saved by Orla Twombley over Perfume Harbour. Named after a song by David Bowie.

Heavier-than-air flying machinesEdit

RecurringEdit

A Web of AirEdit

Infernal DevicesEdit

  • Austerity Biscuit
  • Bad Hair Day
  • Contents Under Pressure
  • Damn You, Gravity!
  • Delayed Gratification Now!
  • Group Captain Mandrake- Destroyed a Green Storm Air Destroyer by ramming it alongside the Wrestling Cheese.
  • JMW Turner Overdrive
  • Tumbler Pigeon
  • Visible Panty Line
  • Wrestling Cheese- Destroyed a Green Storm Air Destroyer by ramming it alongside Group Captain Mandrake.

A Darkling PlainEdit

  • Big Blue Plymouth
  • No More Curried Eggs For Me
  • Zip Gun Boogie

LandshipsEdit

  • Persimmon's Electric Lycieum

LimpetsEdit

RecurringEdit

  • Screw Worm- Crewed by Caul, Skewer and Gargle.
  • Spider Baby- Piloted by Fishcake while transporting the Stalker Fang.

Predator's GoldEdit

  • Burglar Bill
  • Ghost of a Flea- Crewed by Wrasse.
  • Remora- Crewed by Sonar.

Infernal DevicesEdit

A Darkling PlainEdit

  • Finny Denizen
  • Hagfish 2
  • Sea Louse
  • Thermoclyne Girl