The Penance-class Heavy Destroyer, or UNSC designation: CPV-Class Covenant Destroyer, the Ultimate Transcendence was a Covenant than later Covenant Remnant heavy destroyer that has been in service since over twenty years before the events of the Human-Covenant War. It served the Covenant Empire for years, fighting in many major engagements against UNSC Space Forces including the Second Battle of Harvest, the Battle of Jericho VII, the Battles of Earth, and over fifteen more engagements, accouting for more than twenty-five kills overall. During the Great Schism, the Covenant Remnants took control of the vessel, and it has served them ever since. The last battle of ship participated in was the Battle of Kanna, in which it had two kills. During that battle, when the ship's commander, a Brute named Zorenus was taken prisoner during a ground action, and the vessel's whearabouts are currently unknown, and it was last spotted fleeing from the carnage above Kanna.