reconnaissance vehicle

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Noun1.reconnaissance vehicle - fast armored military vehicle with four-wheel drive and open topreconnaissance vehicle - fast armored military vehicle with four-wheel drive and open top
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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This features the Computing Devices Canada Reconnaissance Vehicle Surveillance System (RVSS) in two versions: battlegroup and brigade.
British Aerospace spokesman Charlie Miller told JED that the MOD has been looking at the concept of a new armored vehicle for some years in the wake of the Gulf War, because [in Operation Desert Storm], the UK's reconnaissance vehicles were unable to keep up with the main battle groups." Thus TRACER, while armored, will still have to be relatively lightweight.
'It's a bit of a political minefield,' Captain Johnny Williamson said on a boundary patrol in a Scimitar armoured reconnaissance vehicle.
AeroVironment and General Dynamics Land Systems announced last year that they are working together to integrate Switchblades onto vehicles with an eye toward the Army's next-generation combat vehicle and the Marine Corps' armored reconnaissance vehicle, a joint company statement said.
The high-speed strike and reconnaissance vehicle has been billed as a potential successor to the legendary Blackbird R-71 spy plane, and is being nicknamed by aviation fans as the "Song of Blackbird." There has been no official statement of when the jet will be launched or details of any plans for the plane.
The Jeep was created for the US military when it announced that it wanted a Light Reconnaissance Vehicle to replace the army motorcycles and Ford Model-T vehicles.
Additionally, the US Army is studying options for a Light Reconnaissance Vehicle (LRV) which would share considerable crossover with the GMV, although the former is expected to comprise a more weaponised version with a requirement for an Orbital ATK M230 chain gun and Raytheon Long Range Advanced Scout Sensor optronics reconnaissance payload as well as the capacity to carry six personnel.
In February, NIMR won a $350m deal with the UAE Armed Forces for 1,000 of its vehicles, and in March, the company also launched a light-medium weight open-top 4x4 reconnaissance vehicle, the Ajban SOV.
The reconnaissance vehicle is described as the flagship variant of the Ajax programme and is the second prototype to be unveiled by General Dynamics UK.
In addition to CRT 3, the CBRNE task force consisted of the battalion staff and the 710th Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company, 3d Ordnance Battalion (Explosive Ordnance Disposal), and the Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Reconnaissance Vehicle Platoon, 1st Squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment.

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