Jump to content
  • 0

What vehicle are these ?


Question

11 answers to this question

Recommended Posts

  • 0

These are Supacat HMT 600 MEP. 35 were built for the Soothsayer programme, a replacement for the Odette electronic warfare system. The whole project was cancelled in 2009 at a huge cost to the taxpayer. Most of them are in storage at Millbrook at the moment. This is what they would have looked like with the purpose built box body fitted to the Supacat.IMGP1745a_zpse62abb5a.jpg

IMGP1744a_zps2a01d564.jpg

Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 0

Aha - hence the "demountable bodies" that Withams were selling. Shame they don't keep them together!

 

The NAO report calls the vehicles Supacat Meonics.

 

Andy

Edited by andym
Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 0

It may be that the roof could be lifted up to create sufficient headroom. I have seen such already for big "mobile homes" (to lower the height of the vehicle and safe cost when entering a ferry-boat).

Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Answer this question...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

×
×
  • Create New...