Ship Types and their AIS codes

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The vessel information database includes always a ship type and specific vessel subtype with a type and subtype combination there are more than 300 different ship types that allow you to receive very precise information about the vessel regardless of what you choose 1-time download database or an API. 

 

AIS Codetype_specific
1-19Reserved for Future Use
20WIG
29Search and Rescue Aircraft 
30Fishing
31Towing
32Towing: length exceeds 200m or breadth exceeds 25m
33Dredger
34Dive Ops 
35Military Ops
36Sailing Vessel
37Pleasure Craft
40HSC
50Pilot 
51Search and Rescue Vessel
52Tug
53Port Tender
54Anti-Pollution Vessel 
55Law Enforcement 
56Local Vessel
58Medical Transport 
59Noncombatant
60Passenger: All Ships
61Passenger: Hazardous category A
62Passenger: Hazardous category B
63Passenger: Hazardous category C
64Passenger: Hazardous category D
65Passenger: Reserved for Future Use
66Passenger: Reserved for Future Use
67Passenger: Reserved for Future Use
68Passenger: Reserved for Future Use
70Cargo: All Ships
71Cargo: Hazardous category A
72Cargo: Hazardous category B
73Cargo: Hazardous category C
74Cargo: Hazardous category D
80Tanker: All Ships
81Tanker: Hazardous category A
82Tanker: Hazardous category B
83Tanker: Hazardous category C
84Tanker: Hazardous category D
90Other: All Ships
91Other: Hazardous category A
92Other: Hazardous category B
93Other: Hazardous category C
94Other: Hazardous category D
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