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List of vehicles of the United States Marine Corps

This is a list of vehicles and aircraft used by the United States Marine Corps,[1][2] for combat, support, and motor transport.

Active use

Wheeled vehicles

HMMWV

M1151

Inventory: 19,598

  • A2 fleet (1998–2005):
    • M1123 troop/cargo/MRC radio truck
    • M1097A2 heavy cargo truck
    • M1043A2 armament carrier
    • M1045A2 TOW carrier
    • M1035A2 2-litter ambulance
    • M997A2 4-litter ambulance
  • ECV fleet (2006–present):
    • M1114 armament carrier
    • M1151 armament carrier
    • M1152(A1) heavy cargo truck
    • M1165 troop/cargo/MRC radio truck
    • M1167A1 TOW carrier

Medium Tactical Vehicle Replacement

MTVRs in a convoy in Iraq
  • MK-23/MK-25/AMK-23/AMK-25 cargo/troop/towing
  • MK-27/MK-28/AMK-27/AMK-28 extended bed cargo/troop/towing
  • MK-29/MK-30/AMK-29/AMK-30 dump truck
  • MK-31/MK-32/AMK-31/AMK-32 tractor
  • MK-36/AMK-36 wrecker
  • MK-37 HIMARS resupply truck w/crane

Logistics Vehicle System

LVS (MK48 coupled to a MK18) staged with MTVRs

Light Armored Vehicle

LAV-25 maneuvering in the Middle East
  • LAV-25 armament-reconnaissance vehicle[3]

Inventory: 401

  • LAV-AT anti-tank TOW carrier.[4]

Inventory: 95

Inventory: 50

Inventory: 45

Inventory: 50

  • LAV-L logistics cargo carrier

Inventory: 94

Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles

HIMARS on display
  • HIMARS High Mobility Artillery Rocket System[5]

Tracked Vehicles

M1 Abrams

M1A1 tank fires its main gun

Inventory: 403

M88 Recovery Vehicle

M88A2 on display
  • M88A2 upgrade

Inventory: 69

Amphibious Assault Vehicle-7

AAV 7A1 in Fallujah

Inventory: 1,311

  • AAVP-7A1 armored personnel carrier
  • AAVC-7A1 armored command and control
  • AAVR-7A1 armored recovery

Support/Engineer

T-5/D9 Bulldozers in Iraq

Aircraft

F/A-18 Hornet

F/A-18D

Inventory: 168

  • F/A-18B/D fighter/attack

Inventory: 72

AV-8 Harrier

AV-8B Harrier II on the deck of USS Nassau (LHA-4)
  • AV-8B Harrier II fighter/attack

Inventory: 160

  • TAV-8 Harrier trainer

Inventory: 15

EA-6 Prowler

EA-6B Prowler

Inventory: 20

C-130 Hercules

KC-130J Hercules

Inventory: 37

KC-130R Inventory: 14

KC-130T (Reserve) Inventory: 24

AH-1 Cobra

AH-1W SuperCobra

Inventory: 147

UH-1 Iroquois

CH-46 Sea Knight

CH-46E Sea Knight
  • CH-46E Sea Knight ("Phrog") cargo/passenger helicopter - being replaced by MV-22

Inventory: 239

CH-53E Super Stallion

CH-53E Super Stallion
  • CH-53E Super Stallion upgraded cargo/passenger helicopter[6]

Inventory: 160

Inventory: 54 (Active) 18 (Reserve)

V-22 Osprey

MV-22B Osprey
  • MV-22B Osprey cargo/passenger tiltrotor

Inventory (Planned total): 348

Unmanned aerial vehicles

ScanEagle UAV

Testing/Limited Use

Prototypes/Testing/Experimental

HMMWV replacement

FPI Cougar HE in testing

Accepted for short term partial replacements until development of the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle is complete (see also: Medium Mine Protected Vehicle)

MRAP-MRUV (Mine Resistant Ambush Protected - Mine Resistant Utility Vehicle)

MRAP-JERRV (Mine Resistant Ambush Protected - Joint Explosive Ordnance Disposal Rapid Response Vehicle)

MRAP M-ATV (Mine Resistant Ambush Protected-All Terrain Vehicle)

Uncommon/Unique

UC-35D
Marine One

Retired

Wheeled Vehicles

M997A2 HMMWV ambulance
  • Humvee Base fleet (1984–1993):
    • M998/M1097 troop/cargo/MRC radio truck
      • AN/MRC-XXX (110/135/138/140/142/145/148) Radio vehicles
      • AN/USQ-70 PADS (Position Azimuth Determining System) survey vehicle
    • M1097 heavy cargo truck
    • M1037/M1042 S250 electronic shelter carrier
    • M1043/M1044 armament carrier
    • M1045/M1046 TOW missile carrier
    • M1035 2-litter ambulance
    • M997 4-litter ambulance
M38 Jeep
M923 5-ton

Tracked Vehicles

M50 Ontos

Aircraft

F4U Corsair
A-4 Skyhawk
H-34 Choctaw
OV-10A Bronco
RQ-2 Pioneer

See also

References

  1. ^ McBul 3000 Table of MARES Reportable Equipment, HQMC
  2. ^ NAVMC 1017 Table of Authorized Material, HQMC
  3. ^ LAV distribution - MarineCorpstimes, May 11, 2009.
  4. ^ "New modernized version of LAV-AT Anti-Tank armoured enhances capability of U.S. Marines". March 31, 2014. 
  5. ^ "Saint-Gobain Crystals delivers transparent armor for M142 HIMARS windshields and door windows.". November 8, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Sikorsky To Deliver 4 CH-53K Transport Helicopters For Testing". June 2, 2013. 
  7. ^ Gidget Fuentes (26 September 2011). "Hawaii move marks the end for vintage CH-53s".  
  8. ^ Error
  9. ^ DefenseNews.com - U.S. Marines Order 1,170 MRAPs - 07/13/07 18:55
  10. ^ Marine Corps News> MRAP Orders Approach 5,000
  11. ^ MRAP Advance Purchase #2: Oshkosh, PVI & GD
  12. ^ MRAP: Survivable Rides, Start Rolling
  13. ^ Cougar Armored Trucks to Stalk Mines on the Battlefield (updated)
  14. ^ a b MRAP Vehicle Order: 1,000 Cougars to be Turned Loose
  15. ^ Plasan Sasa Unveils blast and mine protection system for vehicles
  16. ^ DefenseLink: Contracts for Thursday, May 31, 2007
  17. ^ DefenseNews.com - U.S. Orders 1,200 MRAPs - 05/31/07 12:56
  18. ^ U.S. Marine Corps Awards $8.5 Million Contract for Category II Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) Vehicles to International Military and Government, LLC
  19. ^ Marine Corps News> MRAP Orders Approach 5,000
  • TM 11240-OD PRINCIPAL TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF U.S. MARINE CORPS MOTOR TRANSPORT EQUIPMENT CAC required from .mil address


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