troop transport


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Noun1.troop transport - any land or sea or air vehicle designed to carry troopstroop transport - any land or sea or air vehicle designed to carry troops
military vehicle - vehicle used by the armed forces
troopship - ship for transporting troops
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
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The NH90 is a modern and combat-proven asset that will meet Qatar's demanding operational requirements for decades to come, both in troop transport and naval missions.
On a visit to RAF Brize Norton, the Defence Secretary met with women on the front line of the RAFs transport operations, including a Voyager air to air refuelling and troop transport pilot, logisticians and engineers.
The force may be heading to the region with its Agusta Westland AW101 (EH101) Merlin Tactical Troop Transport (TTT) and Search and Rescue (SAR) helicopters.
The Embraer KC-390 is a tactical transport aircraft that can perform a variety of missions such as cargo and troop transport, troop and cargo air delivery, aerial refueling, search and rescue and forest fire fighting.
The ship was, at one time, one of the most celebrated luxury liners in the world before it was stripped of its finery and used as a floating barracks and troop transport by the Nazis during World War II.
She had served on the South Africa route until the First World War when she was used by the UK as a troop transport, carrying troops of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps to the Gallipoli Campaign.
The ships, to be manned by 16 sailors, will be used primarily for troop transport and humanitarian assistance and disaster response efforts.
Navy during World War II aboard the troop transport USS West Point, AP-23.
Navy and suited for anti-submarine warfare, anti-surface warfare, over-the-horizon targeting, surveillance, troop transport and other missions.
He requested sea duty and was assigned to the troop transport USS Finland.
Peruvian Defense Minister Pedro Cateriano, who inspected the overhauled helicopters at the La Joya air base in the southern region of Arequipa, stressed that these were attack helicopters, although they retained troop transport capability.
SOLDIERS CLAMBERED DOWN ROPE LADDERS FROM THE TROOP TRANSPORT SHIP AND BOARDED A LANDING CRAFT.