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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But he quickly warmed to the idea, and on Saturday he clambered into the back of the hefty troop transport, complete with tank treads, and rode to Dorrington where he married partner of two and a half years Gail Smallman.
The ship is equipped with an armoured military force, consisting of naval troop transport and advanced amphibious military vehicles.
TWO US military veterans were arrested yesterday after they breached security in an effort to reach a troop transport plane.
In a press release, the company said that the 4X4 Mine Protected Vehicle is developed to serve as a mine-proof troop transport vehicle, a law enforcement special response vehicle used to counter insurgency, or an escort protection vehicle.
The NC212i aircraft can be used for maritime patrol, passenger and troop transport, cargo/logistic transport, search and rescue, paratroop dropping and medical evacuation.
"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.
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.
Marines attached to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 263, Marine Aircraft Group 26, 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing, were conducting a troop transport operation with Marines attached to Advanced Infantry Training Battalion, School of Infantry East.
He later served as a quartermaster on a troop transport.
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.
In his last press briefing at Villamor Air Base Tuesday, Delgado announced the PAF was acquiring two Lockheed C-130 Hercules aircraft from the United States to boost its troop transport, humanitarian assistance and disaster response capabilities.