Video: Army transports tanks across Persian Gulf

Multiple types of vehicles loading onto Army watercraft, including the Army Reserve USAV Maj. Gen. Robert Smalls (LSV 8) and the USAV Churubusco (LCU 2013), at Kuwait Naval Base, Kuwait, Jan. 9th. Starting before sunrise, the vehicles loaded by driving directly onto the vessels via the front ramp.

In this stunning video, produced by Army Sgt. 1st Class Adam Stone, Army watercraftmen demonstrate how they project military power on Army launches during the Spartan Mariner Exercise.


United States Army Watercraft have proven to be a strategic asset for projecting the force in the Persian Gulf.

This piece shows how army watercraft operate. This is a three-minute piece that shows the type of exercises army watercraft conduct to showcase their capabilities.

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