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|Mechanic: M UN 19A: Unified Forces Military Vehicles|
By obtaining Over-technology, the front-line combat capability of the Unified Forces was replaced by armaments based on new technology and ideas. However, the new technology did not reform all of the operational systems of the Unified Forces. In particular, the cheap, highly reliable, existing military vehicles, which supported the combat capabilities at the rear in the logistics section and didn't directly fight against the aliens, continued to be operated. They are extremely varied, and they indicate the hugeness of the organization called the Unified Forces.
Down: GN XM-3002 Junky
A 6-wheeled buggy for use both within and outside of an atmosphere. The hull, which is divided into a front and rear, moves at the connection part, and it is suited for running on irregular ground.
Up: Crawler DL-88 Centipede Container Specification Vehicle
Several containers can be loaded on the open load-bed style heavy truck, which is for use both inside and outside of an atmosphere, and can also run under low gravity.
Caption: Containers loaded onto the load-bed. Also, ladders, and steps for getting on and off the vehicle have been installed on it, because the truck is very large.
Caption: When the SDF-1 Macross went to replenish resources at Mars Sera Base, a lot of Junkys, Centipedes and so on were operated.
Caption: Various special purpose vehicles were used inside the Macross. One can say that the space inside of the spacious ship facilitated their operation.
Caption: The spectacle of small-scale fighting vehicle units being deployed to urban areas could be seen daily at the time of the First Interstellar War.
Caption: There were many sections that didn't maintain a means for movement in the spacious interior of the Macross, so small vehicles were incessantly used for the movement of military personnel.
Caption: There were also many cases where military vehicles were sold off to civilians, and Roy Fokker cherished driving in the military high-speed jeep that he owned during his time off.
Military Vehicles 1
These maintenance vehicles operated by the aviation unit inside the Macross are mostly special-purpose specialized vehicles. In the fight with the Zentraadi Forces, they contributed to maintaining the combat capabilities of the Macross by working behind the scenes to support the VF-1 force, whose sorties came one after another.
Left/Up: Centinental M-299 Sugar-foot
Left/Down: Power Supply Vehicle
Right: Water Supply Vehicle
Left/Up: Crane Vehicle
Up/Right: Towing Vehicle
Down/Right: Firefighting Tank
Military Vehicles 2
The role of the infantry is important even in the Unified Forces, which developed technology, and various military vehicles exist that supported them. In addition, military meal vehicles and so on were appropriated to support civilians who suffered from the war damage.
Down: Military Meal Vehicle
Down: GN XM-3002 Junky
Up/Right: Armoured Vehicle
Left/Up: Military Jeep
Military Vehicles 3
Special vehicles were given to the Military Police (MP), medical facilities and the other agencies that took on public order, medical services and so on. One can say that these are the kind of military vehicles that stuck mostly to daily life.
Down: MP Police Motorcycle
Down: Unified Forces Ambulance