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USMC LVSR Cargo Truck
The TRUCK, CARGO, 10X10, LOGISTICS VEHICLE SYSTEM REPLACEMENT (LVSR), MKR18 is the cargo variant of the US Marine Corps LVSR heavy truck.
As the Marine Corps heavy-tactical distribution system, the Logistics Vehicle System Replacement (LVSR) cargo variant transports bulk fuel and water, ammunition, Standardized containers, bulk, break-bulk, palletized cargo and bridging equipment. Starting in 2009, the LVSR Cargo Truck is employed throughout the Marine Air-Ground Task Force (MAGTF) in the Marine Logistics Group (MLG), Marine Divisions (MAR DIVs) and Marine Aircraft Wings (MAWs).
US Marine Corps Logistics Vehicle System Replacement (LVSR) Cargo Truck
The LVSR cargo variant is a dual-rated 10x10 truck designed for use on all types of roads, highways, and cross-country terrain. The LVSR cargo will replace the Logistics Vehicle System (LVS) MK48/14, MK48/17, MK48/18, and corresponding A1 models. It is equipped with the Multilift Load Handling System capable of loading and off-loading ISO containers, standard NATO flatracks, and bridging sections on the prime mover and trailer.
The LVSR will also load and unload flat racks from towed trailers, each of which adds 33,000 pounds (14,969 kg) of payload. All adapters and lift hardware are carried on the vehicle.
Associated items used with the Logistics Vehicle System Replacement (LVSR) Cargo Truck are:
Logistics Vehicle System Replacement (LVSR) Cargo Truck Characteristics
TRUCK, CARGO, 10X10, LOGISTICS VEHICLE SYSTEM REPLACEMENT (LVSR), MKR18 has been assigned NSN 2320-01-542-7628.