What are military transport trucks called?

What are military transport trucks called?

The High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle / HUMVEE comes in armored and unarmored variants. Also known as Hummers, the Humvee is described as a light four-wheel drive utility vehicle meant to replace Army jeeps, certain configurations of Army ambulances, and cargo vehicles.

How much weight can a military truck carry?

The M939 Truck is a 5-ton 6×6 U.S. military heavy truck. The basic cargo versions were designed to transport a 10,000 pounds (4,500 kg) cargo load over all terrain in all weather.

What is a Hett?

The Heavy Equipment Transporter (HET) is a military logistics vehicle used to transport, deploy, and evacuate tanks, armored personnel carriers, self-propelled artillery, armored bulldozers and other heavy vehicles.

How fast do military trucks go?

The Stryker can reach speeds in excess of 60 mph with a range exceeding 300 miles on 53 gallons of fuel. The Stryker is designed to enable the SBCT to maneuver more easily in close and urban terrain, while providing protection in open terrain.

What does a 5-ton military weigh?

22,750 lb
M939 series 5-ton 6×6 truck

M939 series
Weight 22,750 lb (10,320 kg)
Length 25 ft 7 in (7.80 m)
Width 8 ft 2 in (2.49 m)
Height 9 ft 7 in (2.92 m)

How much does an army Het weigh?

Oshkosh M1070

Oshkosh M1070 heavy equipment transporter
Produced 1992–present
Variants M1070A0, M1070A1, M1300
Mass Unladen (tractor) 18598 kg / 20657 kg. Fifth wheel load (at GCW) 20411 kg / 20884 kg. GCWR 104961 kg / 108461

What is a Het wrecker?

The Oshkosh® Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Truck (HEMTT) A4 Recovery Truck or Wrecker, offers heavy-duty power and extreme performance for the most difficult recovery missions.