40' MPF Landing Craft

Vigor has delivered a total of 33 Military Preposition Force (MPF) utility boats to the United States Navy now in operation worldwide. The 40’ high-speed landing craft are complementing the Navy’s existing LCM-8 craft as part of the Improved Navy Lighterage System in support of pre-positioned Marine Amphibious assault missions.

Principal Characteristics

Length (Overall)

44.1' (13.44m)

Length (On Deck)

40.5' (12.34m)

Beam (Overall)

14.5' (4.42m)

Draft (RFS)

2.5' (0.76m)

Displacement

40,375 lbs (20.19 tons)

Fuel Capacity

600 gal (2274l)

Water Capacity

20 gal (75.8l)

Top Speed (Loaded)

~38 knots

Top Speed (Lightened)

~42 knots

Engines

(2) Cummins QSM 11, 660 BHP each

Transmission

ZF 325

Propulsors

(2) Hamilton 364 Waterjets

GENSET

Northern Lights 6kW

Other

Furuno Navnet electronics package

M2 / MK19 / M60E3 weapons mounts

Ship board stowage cradle

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