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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During the situational training exercise lane training phase, CRT 3 worked with the 710th Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company and the Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Reconnaissance Vehicle Platoon for the first time beyond 110th Chemical Battalion/3d Ordnance Battalion home station training.
However, the reconnaissance vehicle is often too large to allow the investigation ofbuildings, tunnels, caves, or other confined spaces that may be encountered on the battlefield, requiring warfighters to dismount the collective protection of the reconnaissance vehicle to perform a manned reconnaissance.
The expectation with this purchase is that it will rationalize the current fleet mix by replacing the current Coyote reconnaissance vehicles (based on the LAV III chassis), augmenting the RG-31 Nyalas and relegating the Gelandewagons (G-wagons) to a secondary role with the militia.
A statement from ISAFs press office in Kabul said the aircraft, a shadow reconnaissance vehicle, was unarmed and the wreckage had been located.
The following day the regiment moved south-west to attack Verrieres and the diary records that 2nd Lt Horsley was shot by a sniper when advancing in a reconnaissance vehicle.
Lance Corporal Chris Douglass, 28, (pictured right) took the arrival of Prince Harry to command the Spartan reconnaissance vehicle he had been commanding for four months in his stride.
Harry, a Blues and Royals "Cornet" or Second Lieutenant, has spent the past 10 weeks working as a battlefield air controller and Spartan reconnaissance vehicle commander across some of the province's most dangerous spots.
Within weeks he was serving under the prince's command as part of a seven-man Spartan reconnaissance vehicle team on manoeuvre in the desert.
Lance Corporal of Horse Chris Douglass, 28, from Sunderland, took the arrival of Prince Harry to command the tank-like Spartan reconnaissance vehicle he had been commanding for four months in his stride.
says it has demonstrated that its experimental unmanned underwater reconnaissance vehicle can be sent out and retrieved by a submerged, moving submarine.
HAPSITE Viper is a gas chromatograph/mass spectrometer (GC/MS) integrated into a military reconnaissance vehicle which samples semivolatile and volatile CWAs from soil, air, and water, providing confirmatory results in the field within minutes.
Under FCS, the Army intends to modernize its entire force, and expects to spend up to $300 million to develop three kinds of robots: a man-portable, a large "mule" to carry cargo, and a much bigger armed reconnaissance vehicle.

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