personnel carrier

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a military vehicle (usually armored) for transporting military personnel and their equipment

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The Armored Personnel Carrier will help in carrying out the duties of RAO.
Armoured personnel carriers crashed through barricades and crushed tents, and soldiers fired to disperse the crowds.
BAE Systems is set to showcase its RG12 Mk4 armoured personnel carriers, designed to protect crew against small arms fire, firebombs, and hand grenades, at the Idex defence expo in Abu Dhabi.
An additional challenge, said Harvey, was the discovery of an incorrectly installed brake linkage for an M113A3 armored personnel carrier.
Kevin Renner was 19 when he drove an armored personnel carrier into battle and celebrated his 20th birthday in the Iraqi desert, where burning oil wells stood in for birthday candles in the aftermath of the Persian Gulf War.
She cites the example of a small Midwestern town whose police department "sends out patrols dressed in tactical uniform in a military personnel carrier.
THE shattered wreckage of a British Army personnel carrier in which a soldier died stands as devastating testament to the risks peacekeeping troops run daily in Kosovo.
Installed aboard an eight-wheeled BTR-70 armoured personnel carrier, the 500 kg SPR-2 system operates in the 100 to 500 MHz frequency band and is designed to protect high value targets (such as artillery batteries) from attack by proximity fuzed munitions.
There were citizens rescued from roofs of their homes, and in Westchester, through the roofs of buses using a special armored personnel carrier, just purchased to help with a small flooding event, never thought to ever be so intense.
Near Ramadi, five airstrikes struck an ISIL tactical unit, destroying five ISIL armored vehicles, two ISIL tanks, two ISIL vehicles, an ISIL armored personnel carrier, three ISIL IEDs, five abandoned tanks, two abandoned armored personnel carriers and two abandoned armored vehicles.
The letter, written by Dr Niaz Ali Abbasi, the Sindh Secretary home to federal secretary interior, said there was a dire need for an Armored Personnel Carrier (APC) to transport dangerous inmates from one prison to another and to court for proceedings.
A Russian warship unloaded trucks, troops and at least one armoured personnel carrier at a bay near Sevastopol in Crimea on Friday morning, as Moscow continued to build up its forces on the Ukrainian peninsula.
And seven students from All Saints Catholic College, Bradley Bar, certainly did that when they arrived at their school prom in an armed personnel carrier.
One switch that often gets left ON is the one for the rear overhead lights in the arctic personnel carrier.
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