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)


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


(2) Cummins QSM 11, 660 BHP each


ZF 325


(2) Hamilton 364 Waterjets


Northern Lights 6kW


Furuno Navnet electronics package

M2 / MK19 / M60E3 weapons mounts

Ship board stowage cradle

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