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Mk 8 Mod 1 swimmer delivery vehicle (SDV)

Country of Origin: USA

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The Mk 8 Mod 1 swimmer delivery vehicle is designed to carry combat swimmers and their equipment in a fully flooded enclosure. Two submerged operators, a pilot and navigator, and up to four personnel with combat equipment can be carried. Each is sustained by individual underwater breathing apparatus. The SDV can be carried in special dry dock shelters mounted on submarines. It can also be transported by surface ship or cargo...

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