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armored vehicle

[′är·mərd ′vē·ə·kəl]
(ordnance)
A wheeled or track-laying vehicle protected by armor plate that is used for combat security or cargo; for example, tanks, personnel carriers, armored cars, and self-propelled artillery.
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Corporate Risk Associates has provided personnel to work as part of an integrated team with engineers from South Wales-based General Dynamics UK, which is delivering Ajax, the future of Armoured Fighting Vehicles for the Army.
Those technologies are now migrating to other armoured fighting vehicles to the extent that, for example, the future French VBMR personnel carrier gleans experience gained from protection technologies developed for Mraps, but incorporates it in the more classical mechanical architecture that pertains to armoured fighting vehicles.
Lieutenant Colonel Gordon Mackenzie, spokesman for Task Force Helmand, said: "The six soldiers, five from 3rd Battalion The Yorkshire Regiment and one from 1st Battalion The Duke of Lancaster's Regiment, were on patrol in a Warrior armoured fighting vehicle when it was caught in an explosion in the Task Force Helmand Area of Operations.
Lockheed Martin UK's WTT will introduce major improvements to the current Warrior Armoured Fighting Vehicle, including fitting and integrating the CT40 weapon system, as well as an open electronic architecture system and improved armour protection.
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Lc/Cpl Francis, from Llanelli, south Wales, who drove a Warrior armoured fighting vehicle, died instantly in the attack in the early hours of Saturday.
Lc/Cpl Francis, from Llanelli, south Wales, was the driver of a Warrior armoured fighting vehicle and a member of the Battle Group's elite Recce Platoon.
Cpl Ryan's mother Patricia and 17-year-old son James still live in Allesley Park and his first picture was of a soldier reading a letter from home in a Warrior infantry armoured fighting vehicle.
Relocating to Camp Borden on May 1, 1938, it was renamed the Canadian Armoured Fighting Vehicle School.
A Warrior Armoured Fighting Vehicle will join the race and rally cars to replace the Army's Challenger 2 main battle tank which has been called away on operational duties.
In accordance with the Defence Industrial Strategy and the AFV Sector Strategy, the bid makes full use of General Dynamics UK's indigenous Armoured Fighting Vehicle integration capability, based in South Wales and Gloucestershire, with experience of pioneering Electronic Architectures and integrating over 13,000 of the entire British Army vehicle fleet as the UK's Bowman prime contractor.
30pm, the men marched through the sunkissed parade ground behind a Warrior Armoured Fighting Vehicle to rapturous applause from onlooking loved ones.

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