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MTM9901 landing craft (1942 - 1945 / 1952 - 1953)


Ships


Names Builders Commissioned Losses Transfers Discarding

MTM9901 - 9920

7 survived boats from 1986- MTM550 - 556

USA: MTM9901 - 9920

1942 - 1945 // 1952 - 1953: MTM9901 - 9920

none none

1967: MTM9903

1974: MTM9906

1970s: MTM9904, 9907, 9908, 9910, 9916, 9917

1990s: MTM550 - 556



Technical data


Displacement standard, t

24

Displacement full, t52
Length, m

15.3

Breadth, m

4.30

Draught, m

1.37

No of shafts2
Machinery2 diesels
Power, h. p.330
Max speed, kts

8 (loaded)

Fuel, tdiesel oil
Endurance, nm(kts)140(8)
Armament2 x 1 - 12.7/90
Military load

1 tank or 60 troops or 27 t of cargo

Complement4


Project history

USN LCM(3) landing craft, transferred under MDAP.

Modernizations

None.

Naval service

None.