armoured vehicle


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Noun1.armoured vehicle - a vehicle that is protected by armor platearmoured 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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Increasing power in an armoured vehicle is constrained by aspects such as the engine bay volume, the need to maintain the vehicle's operating range, weight constraints and the need to support the power demands of onboard systems like radio communications, navigation systems, sensors and countermeasures, in addition to automotive systems.
Could you benefit from meeting active buyers from the military armoured vehicle programmes, as well as technical experts and platform engineers from leading OEMs, while there is still a chance to influence their procurement decisions?
County Durham-based Cook Defence Systems - part of the William Cook Group - is to supply the track system for Ajax, a battle vehicle hailed as the most advanced armoured vehicle in the world when it comes into service in 2019.
The 'Mercedes' armoured vehicle, valued at about Dh2 million, is equipped with water pumps and modern technologies, and is used in riot-control and maintaining security.
This initiative will help with providing a wide range of armoured vehicle production options for different uses in the region.
Philip Dunne MP said: This contract helps ensure that we sustain a battle-winning armoured vehicle fleet, as well as representing an important investment in armoured vehicles capability within the UK defence supply chain that safeguards UK engineering jobs.
Summary: Video has been uploaded online that purports to show a Syrian government tank being destroyed by a rebel armoured vehicle.
The report provides an overview of future demand in the region, explores the contenders for the UAE's $2 billion 8x8 tender, and features an exclusive special report into one of the major industry stakeholders Streit Group, who recently opened a major armoured vehicle manufacturing plant in Ras Al Khaimah.
The problem for the armoured vehicle programme is that the department has yet to say how it is going to find the money to buy the vehicles it needs in future.
1bn on armoured vehicle procurement projects which had yet to deliver - including pounds 321m "wasted" on cancelled or suspended programmes.
At the inquest recording an "unlawful killing" verdict on the deaths of the four soldiers in Iraq, coroner David Masters AN Army armoured vehicle in which several soldiers have died will be upgraded and have its life extended to 2040 and beyond.
The incident took place in the Dalanka area late Wednesday when the rebels fired a rocket at an armoured vehicle of American soldiers, the governor's spokesman, Din Muhammad Darwaish, told Pajhwok Afghan News.