Hovercraft are a sub-classification of the Ground Vehicle category.
Typically weighing in at only half the weight of the heaviest assault 'Mechs at the very most, the hover vehicle uses a forced cushion of air to keep it aloft and skimming just above the surface below it. Hover vehicles are renowned for their ability to skirmish and harass opposing forces with their speed and ability to cross bodies of water that other vehicles may have difficulty with.
Hovercraft are manufactured on the following planets:
- Total Warfare, p. 22, "Combat Vehicles - Hovercraft"