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


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


JLTV variants including companion trailer as of October 2017

Inventory: Around 8,000 in use (2015-Present) 16,000 (on order)

  • JLTV Fleet ready by 2022
    • M1278
    • M1279
    • M1280
    • M1281

Medium Tactical Vehicle Replacement

MTVRs in a convoy in Iraq
Mercedes-Benz G IFAV's in Afghanistan

Inventory: Approx 11,400 delivered to date[3]

Mercedes-Benz G Class/Interim Fast Attack Vehicle

  • IFAV Troop/Cargo truck


M1163 Prime Mover with towed M327 mortar, and M1161 ITV-LSV Growler variants
  • M1161 Light Strike Vehicle
  • M1163 Prime Mover


  • Utility Task Vehicle

Logistics Vehicle System

LVSR will replace LVS

  • MK48 Front Power Unit
  • MK14 flatbed trailer
  • MK15 wrecker
  • MK16 tractor
  • MK17 dropside w/crane (flatbed with troop seats)
  • MK18 self-loader (containers, ribbon bridges, river boat)

Logistic Vehicle System Replacement (LVSR)

Marines with Combat Logistics Regiment 2, Regional Command (Southwest), use a Logistic Vehicle System Replacement (LVSR) to load a container at Musa Qala, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Oct. 22, 2013. CLR-2 conducted a five-day resupply and backhaul mission in support of various bases within the province

Inventory: 1806 (The November 2011-stated Authorized Acquisition Objective (AAO) for LVSR quotes 2,000, split 1,459 MKR15 cargo, 381 MKR16 tractors, and 160 MKR15 wreckers)

Light Armored Vehicle

LAV-25 maneuvering in the Middle East
  • LAV-25 armament-reconnaissance vehicle[4]

Inventory: 401

  • LAV-AT anti-tank TOW carrier.[5]

Inventory: 95

Inventory: 50

Inventory: 45

Inventory: 50

  • LAV-L logistics cargo carrier

Inventory: 94

Inventory: 12

  • LAV-JSLNBCRS Joint Service Light Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Reconnaissance System

Inventory: 31

Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles

HIMARS on display
  • HIMARS High Mobility Artillery Rocket System[6]

Tracked Vehicles

M1A1 tank fires its main gun

M1 Abrams

  • M1A1 main battle tank The USMC is removing all tanks and putting them in reserve

Inventory: 403

M88A1 on display

M88 Recovery Vehicle

  • M88A2 upgrade

Inventory: 69

AAV 7A1 in Fallujah

Amphibious Assault Vehicle-7

Inventory: 1,321[7]

  • AAVP-7A1 armored personnel carrier
  • AAVC-7A1 armored command and control
  • AAVR-7A1 armored recovery
  • M93 Fox NBCRV Armored Personnel Carrier


Oshkosh P-19R Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting (ARFF)
T-5/D9 Bulldozers in Iraq


F/A-18 Hornet


Inventory: 168

  • F/A-18B/D fighter/attack

Inventory: 72

F-35 Lightning II

  • F-35B STOVL fighter/attack

Inventory: 353

  • F-35C carrier variant fighter/attack

Inventory: 67

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

KC-130 Hercules/Super Hercules

KC-130J Hercules

Inventory: 46

Inventory: 24

AH-1 Cobra

AH-1W SuperCobra

Inventory: 147

UH-1 Iroquois

CH-53E Super Stallion

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

Inventory: 160

MV-22 Osprey

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

Inventory (Planned total): 348

Unmanned aerial vehicles

ScanEagle UAV

Testing/Limited Use


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)


Marine One


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

Tracked Vehicles

M50 Ontos


  • M108 Self Propelled Howitzer
  • M109 Self Propelled Howitzer
  • M110 Self Propelled Howitzer
  • M91 Multiple Rocket Launcher
  • MIM-23 Hawk Medium-Range Surface-to-air Missile System


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

See also


  1. ^ McBul 3000 Table of MARES Reportable Equipment, HQMC
  2. ^ NAVMC 1017 Archived 2007-09-30 at the Wayback Machine Table of Authorized Material, HQMC
  3. ^ "Oshkosh (6 × 6) Medium Tactical Vehicle Replacement (MTVR) and trailers". IHS Jane's. Retrieved 2016-01-07.
  4. ^ LAV distribution Archived 2013-06-14 at the Wayback Machine - MarineCorpstimes, May 11, 2009.
  5. ^ "New modernized version of LAV-AT Anti-Tank armoured enhances capability of U.S. Marines". March 31, 2014.
  6. ^ "Saint-Gobain Crystals delivers transparent armor for M142 HIMARS windshields and door windows". November 8, 2013.
  7. ^ Estes, Kenneth (11 April 2013). Marines Under Armor. Naval Institute Press. ISBN 9781612513539. Retrieved 25 March 2018 – via Google Books.
  8. ^ "Marine Corps Orders InstantEye Systems - UAV Expert News". 8 February 2018. Retrieved 25 March 2018.
  9. ^ Inc., Armor Holdings. "Armor Holdings, Inc. Receives $518 Million MRAP Award". Retrieved 25 March 2018.
  10. ^ " - U.S. Marines Order 1,170 MRAPs - 07/13/07 18:55". Retrieved 25 March 2018.[dead link]
  11. ^ a b Marine Corps News> MRAP Orders Approach 5,000 Archived 2008-02-05 at the Wayback Machine
  12. ^ "MRAP Advance Purchase #2: Oshkosh, PVI & GD". Retrieved 25 March 2018.
  13. ^ "MRAP: Survivable Rides, Start Rolling". Retrieved 25 March 2018.
  14. ^ "Cougar Armored Trucks to Stalk Mines on the Battlefield (updated)". Retrieved 25 March 2018.
  15. ^ a b "MRAP Vehicle Order: 1,000 Cougars to be Turned Loose". Retrieved 25 March 2018.
  16. ^ "Plasan Sasa Unveils blast and mine protection system for vehicles". Archived from the original on 14 July 2007. Retrieved 25 March 2018.
  17. ^ "United States Department of Defense". Retrieved 25 March 2018.
  18. ^ " - U.S. Orders 1,200 MRAPs - 05/31/07 12:56". Archived from the original on 2018-08-08. Retrieved 2018-08-08.
  19. ^ "U.S. Marine Corps Awards $8.5 Million Contract for Category II Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) Vehicles to International Military and Government, LLC". Archived from the original on 30 September 2007. Retrieved 25 March 2018.