personnel carrier


Also found in: Thesaurus, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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"
References in periodicals archive ?
Also, several armored personnel carriers, armored vehicles, a number of elite forces and several fuel tankers were sent by the army to the Hatai province at the border with Syria.
The event included an overview of the Armored Personnel Carrier and then a field demonstration of the carrier's capabilities.
Contract notice: Expansion of the track for driving wheeled armored personnel carriers in biedrusk - the execution of construction works.
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.
At the side of the Great Hall of the People another armoured personnel carrier was surrounded by a mob of workers who smashed at it with iron bars.
The 4x4 RG12 was originally developed as an internal security and public order vehicle, and has proven to be highly effective in a number of other applications such as command and control vehicle and as an armoured personnel carrier.
The 14-tonne 1965 armoured personnel carrier that has sold at auction for pounds 6,200
The casting is used with five other complex castings to connect the suspension to the hull of the armored personnel carrier.
armored personnel carrier that had been attacked and disabled last year in Baghdad.

Full browser ?