COMMANDO: EQUIPMENT OF THE ROYAL MARINES

1,000

meters is the distance a L96 Sniper Rifle can target.

20

minutes to attach an amphibious vehicle to a helicopter.

1663

the year the Royal Marines began their service.

-46C

to +49C is the temperature range our vehicles.

Commando: access all areas

Armoured vehicles that swim and fly. Musicians who are medics and radio operators. Lateral thinking, innovation and highly specialised kit mean Royal Marines are ready to take on any enemy anywhere.

Weapons

The most powerful weapon in our arsenal? Our people. Meet the Royal Marines and discover their equipment.

Landing craft

Fast craft and amphibious vehicles to transfer troops and equipment to potentially hostile shores.

Vehicles

On land, in water, from -46C to +49C, our amphibious vehicles get troops to the action, fast.

Musicians

A world-renowned military band, who celebrate our history, boost morale and support the Naval Service.