personnel carrier


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personnel carrier

[‚pərs·ən′el ‚kar·ē·ər]
(ordnance)
A motor vehicle, sometimes armored, used for transportation of troops and their equipment.
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It may be mentioned here that on 13th of this month, the apex court summoned reports of Sindh Government over the controversial procurement of overhauled Serbian armored personnel carriers (APCs), corruptions in purchase of arms while issuing notices to Sindh Government, Chief Secretary, Home Secretary and IG Sindh to submit their reports within fifteen days.
On Monday, a Reuters journalist saw a column of at least 100 Russian vehicles, including trucks, armoured personnel carriers and mobile artillery on a road in the same area.
Armoured personnel carriers crashed through barricades and crushed tents, and soldiers fired to disperse the crowds.
BAE Systems is set to showcase its RG12 Mk4 armoured personnel carriers, designed to protect crew against small arms fire, firebombs, and hand grenades, at the Idex defence expo in Abu Dhabi.
armored personnel carrier that had been attacked and disabled last year in Baghdad.
An additional challenge, said Harvey, was the discovery of an incorrectly installed brake linkage for an M113A3 armored personnel carrier.
Kevin Renner was 19 when he drove an armored personnel carrier into battle and celebrated his 20th birthday in the Iraqi desert, where burning oil wells stood in for birthday candles in the aftermath of the Persian Gulf War.
She cites the example of a small Midwestern town whose police department "sends out patrols dressed in tactical uniform in a military personnel carrier.
The order is worth pounds 7 million and comprises 484 of the multi-purpose and personnel carrier vehicles.
There were citizens rescued from roofs of their homes, and in Westchester, through the roofs of buses using a special armored personnel carrier, just purchased to help with a small flooding event, never thought to ever be so intense.
Near Ramadi, five airstrikes struck an ISIL tactical unit, destroying five ISIL armored vehicles, two ISIL tanks, two ISIL vehicles, an ISIL armored personnel carrier, three ISIL IEDs, five abandoned tanks, two abandoned armored personnel carriers and two abandoned armored vehicles.
But it was claimed he had been deemed incompetent to drive a personnel carrier.

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