Type 9 class
A standard Starfleet issue Type 9 shuttlecraft is 9.17 meters in length, has a hull composed of Tritanium alloy and has a maximum speed of warp 5.8. However, as employed by the crew of USS Voyager, the Type 9 was capable of high-warp engine performance, reaching significantly past warp 9 in 2372 upon the utilization a newly discovered form of dilithium that could remain stable at a much higher warp frequency. This method was subsequently found to be unusable for health reasons.
As with other Starfleet shuttles, this vessel is typically outfitted with phasers and other weapon systems of various designs.
|Starfleet Auxiliary Craft Classes (Active)|
|Runabouts||Danube - Arrow - Delta Flyer - Dynasty - Talon - Volga|
|Transports||Argo - Polaris - Titan - Wyvern Hopper|
|Shuttles||Type 6 - Type 7 - Type 8 - Type 9 - Type 10 - Type 11 - Type 15 - Type 18|
|Fighters||Broadsword class - Peregrine class - Gryphon class - Valkyrie class|
|Captain's Yacht||Aerowing - Galaxy Class Yacht - Sovereign Class Yacht - Waverider|