personnel carrier


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Noun1.personnel carrier - a military vehicle (usually armored) for transporting military personnel and their equipmentpersonnel carrier - a military vehicle (usually armored) for transporting military personnel and their equipment
military vehicle - vehicle used by the armed forces
self-propelled vehicle - a wheeled vehicle that carries in itself a means of propulsion
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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Barracuda is the name for derivatives of the TM-170 armoured personnel carrier that is used in both Malaysia and Indonesia.
NAB Rawalpindi is carrying out an inquiry against Jakhrani in a case related to the customs duty payment for an armored personnel carrier of the PPP leader from a fake account.
For these armoured personnel carrier, Rostec's subsidiary High Precision Complexes developed energy-absorbing folding armchairs that significantly reduce the shock load in case the carrier is blown up by a land mine or has to move across a rough terrain.
JSC Rosoboronexport (part of the Rostec State Corporation) and the Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Indonesia have signed a contract on the supplies of BMP-3F infantry fighting vehicles and amphibious armoured personnel carriers (APCs) BT-3F developed and produced by JSC Kurganmashzavod in the interests of the country's Marine Corps.
The chairman also briefed about future targets of HIT related to manufacturing of tanks, rebuilding of Armoured Personnel Carriers (APCs) and defence production at par with international standards.
The event included an overview of the Armored Personnel Carrier and then a field demonstration of the carrier's capabilities.
LINE OF FIRE A Mowag armoured personnel carrier explodes device during training in Co Wicklow yesterday
Eight Central Security Forces (CSF) personnel units made their way to North Sinai alongside 26 armoured personnel carriers following an attack on a CSF camp by unidentified gunmen on Monday morning.
It is the first time that a 6x6 armoured personnel carrier created in the Middle East region has achieved such status.
Another switch that gets left ON is the one for the rear overhead lights in the arctic personnel carrier. It has three positions, but only the middle position turns the lights out when the rear door is closed.
An armoured personnel carrier racing towards Tiananmen crashed through one barrier and ran over a person who stood in its path, a witness said.
This Vab armoured personnel carrier has been outfitted with a OldB-Metravib Pilarw gunshot detection system by Renault Trucks for the French Army.

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