armored vehicle


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Noun1.armored vehicle - a vehicle that is protected by armor platearmored vehicle - a vehicle that is protected by armor plate
armored car, armoured car - a military combat vehicle on wheels with light armor (and usually a machine gun)
armored car, armoured car - an armor-plated truck with strong doors and locks used to transport money or valuables; "the paintings were delivered to the museum in an air-conditioned armored car"
APC, armored personnel carrier, armoured personnel carrier - (military) an armored vehicle (usually equipped with caterpillar treads) that is used to transport infantry
assault gun - an armored vehicle with the chassis of a tank (but no turret) and a large gun; used as an antitank weapon and to support infantry
self-propelled vehicle - a wheeled vehicle that carries in itself a means of propulsion
armored combat vehicle, armoured combat vehicle, army tank, tank - an enclosed armored military vehicle; has a cannon and moves on caterpillar treads
tank destroyer - an armored vehicle equipped with an antitank gun and capable of high speeds
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In the past several years, the armored vehicle market was driven in significant part by the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan where US-led forces were deployed but with the withdrawal from those areas, the US and other countries are now able to focus on other priority vehicles.
The armored vehicle market can be segmented on the basis of product and application.
According to market estimates, more than 3,800 armored vehicles were built in Brazil last year.
The Light Armored Vehicle is considered an interim choice until new--and as yet undeveloped--armored vehicles can be developed.
If the threat is predominantly from criminal elements using firepower ranging from a 9mm handgun to a submachine gun, then the purchase of a light armored vehicle (LAV) may be the most cost-efficient option.
2 Defense budget cuts expected to channel more funds towards the armored vehicle MRO sector
The Global Armored Vehicles and MRO Market 2015-2025 - Country Analysis: Market Profile and Competitive Landscape and Strategic Insights: Market Profile are new armored vehicles market reports added to RnRMarketResearch.
This armored vehicle is misguided and not what the district wants to put out there," Barnett said.
According to a statement of police source to NINA reporter ,the accident which occurred in darkness when the US armored vehicle was parking in an intersection without any alerting sign to civilian car to be away , the driver of the civilian car was surprised , so solders inside armored vehicle opened fire which resulted in killing four civilians and destroying entirely the car of the civilians victims .
The report is split into two sections and uses both a written and graphical analysis - analysing the 170 largest ARMORED VEHICLE SERVICES (Global) companies.
The county supervisors are expected to vote today on whether to spend $112,560 to reserve seven armored vehicles with armed guards in the event Y2K anomalies prevent the normal distribution of general relief benefits to the homeless.
8 million Foreign Military Sales contract modification to manufacture 20 additional Iraqi Light Armored Vehicles from the U.