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UKSF Gear - Boats

This section examines some of the various water craft employed by UKSF and the Royal Marines.

sbs boats

SBS Boats

A look at the specialised craft employed by the Special Boat Service (SBS)
more info : SBS Boats
SDV

swimmer delivery vehicles

Mini Subs piloted by Special Boat Service divers
more info : swimmer delivery vehicles
irc

Inflatable raiding craft (IRC)

Small rubber 'zodiac' style dingies used by Special Forces around the world.
more info : Inflatable raiding craft (IRC)
RIB

rigid inflatable boats (RIBs)

Versaitle infltables with rigid hulls and powerfull outboard engines.
more info : rigid inflatable boats (RIBs)
RIB

rigid raider craft (RRC)

Light, sturdy assault boats used by the SAS, SBS and Royal Marines.
more info : rigid raider craft (RRC)
ORC

offshore raiding craft (ORC)

The Royal Marines' new raiding craft / fire support boat.
more info : offshore raiding craft (ORC)
RIB

lCAC hovercraft

At home on sea and land - the Royal Marines' hovercraft
more info : lcac hovercraft
LCVP

landing craft vehicle / personnel (LCVP)

Doubling as a landing craft and patrol boat - the Royal Marine's LCVP
more info : landing craft vehicle / personnel (LCVP)

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