Description: Essentially an improved LCV with steering control and gunners' cockpits in the hold. This design is standard equipment for all ships and supersedes LCV in production.
Capacity: 3- troops or 6,000 lb. vehicle or 8,100 lb. general cargo, provided center of gravity is kept low. Can be lowered when loaded only from davits.
Endurance: 102 miles. Speed, 9kts.
Dimensions: Lenght 36' o.a. Beam, 10'5¼''.
Displacement: Light, 18,000 lb. Draft, 3' aft. 2'2'' for'd.
Armament: Two .30-cal M.G.
Armor: 1/4"STS, ramp and sides.
Propulsion: 225-hp Diesel (Gray) or 250-hp Gasoline (Hall-Scott).