There is at least one documented case of an operator's life being saved by the removable crew protection kit when the HMEE struck an antitank mine
An antitank mine
explosion killed six men and seriously injured another Wednesday in Cambodia's northern province of Preah Vihear, a demining official said Thursday.
The system was tested in German, British and Canadian military centres, while the Netherlands tested an M113 equipped with the second floor, exploding an antitank mine
under its belly The Zero Shock System has been installed in transport containers delivered to the Swiss Army as well as in casualty transport containers that are being delivered to the German Bundeswehr in 2013.
The seized items included three 40mm rocket-propelled grenades, one antitank mine
and one IED with detonation cord ready to use.
MoD officials believe their Warrior, the leading one of two on the patrol, hit either a Taliban-planted IED or an antitank mine
from the war with the Soviet Union in the 1980s.
The DPO said police also recovered four suicide jackets, 50 dynamites, 1 Antitank mine
, 1 rocket shell, 19 Kalashnikov rifles, 35 Kalakov rifles, 22 rifles, 206 pistols, 29 shotgun, 7,005 cartridges, 32895 grams of hashish and 84 grams of heroin.
said he was traveling in the third vehicle of a convoy the previous morning when the Humvee behind him struck an antitank mine
From a logistical viewpoint, a Volcano antitank mine
weighs about four pounds, as opposed to the conventional M-15's 30 pounds.
Two Hondurans were killed by a relocated antitank mine
It is irresponsible to imply in any way that companies such as Alliant Techsystems have contributed to the world's landmine problem," insisted Alliant Techsystems, a major defense contractor which was awarded Pentagon antipersonnel and antitank mine
production contracts worth $336 million between 1985 and 1995 (a subsidiary, Accudyne Corp.
to develop a non-lethal barrier using the Volcano antitank mine
Six Cambodian villagers are dead and two others are hospitalized in critical condition after their vehicle ran over an antitank mine
in northwestern Cambodia, military police said Monday.