air portable


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air portable

Denotes materiel which is suitable for transport by an aircraft loaded internally or externally, with no more than minor dismantling and reassembling within the capabilities of user units. This term must be qualified to show the extent of air portability. See also load.
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He said: 'The bike is very compact and fully air portable which means it can be carried in a helicopter and deposited on the battlefields.
It seems that this was a plot to supply a weapon which is probably the best surface- to air portable missile available to terrorists,'' he said.
Lentek International has released two new products in its Sila [TM] line, the Clean Air and Fresh Air portable air purifiers.
The Authority~s Operational Infrastructure Programme (OIP) has identified a possible future requirement to sustain/enhance the capabilities currently provided by Medium Girder Bridge / Medium Girder Over Bridge / Air Portable Ferry Bridge to support UK forces out to 2037.
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