In a military context, the Colonial Fleet comprises the armed services and defensive spaceborne warships in both the Original Series and Re-imagined Series. Sometimes, viewers may also hear the term used to describe the civilian fleet guarded by the battlestar Galactica in both series.
- See Colonial Fleet (TRS) for information on the 120 battlestars and support vessels that comprise the Colonial Fleet prior to the Fall of the Twelve Colonies in the Re-imagined Series.
- See Colonial Fleet (TOS) for information on the surviving battlestars of the Thousand-Yahren War against the Cylons of the Original Series.
- See The Fleet (TRS) for more about the civilian ships in the exodus from the Twelve Colonies of Kobol in the Re-imagined Series.
- See The Fleet (TOS) for more about the civilian ships in the exodus from the Twelve Colonies of Man in the Original Series.