There are currently three ships classes in Fractured Space: attack craft; heavy; and support.

Attack craft are the main damage dealing ships in Fractured Space and use high powered directrional weapon systems. (Damage > Speed > Hull)

Heavy ships are the tanks of Fractured Space with %50 more base hull then their smaller companions. (Hull > Damage > Speed>

Support ships use their abilites to keep their comrades alive, augment existing abilities of other ships, and disable their opponent's. (Speed > Damage = Hull)