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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Consequently, the brake linkage on the remaining armored personnel carriers were checked.
What resulted was the Battle of Medina Ridge, in which the 1st Armored Division destroyed a brigade of Republican Army tanks and armored personnel carriers in a matter of hours.
The new personnel carrier was delivered to the Law Enforcement Police and the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC)'s Ground Force.
Osun remains the only state in Nigeria with the largest sophisticated Armoured Personnel Carriers (APC) among other security equipment like surveillance helicopter.
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.
One flatbed truck was carrying an armoured personnel carrier.
But it was claimed he had been deemed incompetent to drive a personnel carrier.
And seven students from All Saints Catholic College, Bradley Bar, certainly did that when they arrived at their school prom in an armed personnel carrier.
Naresh Bhatt said Saturday's road traffic accident involved an armored personnel carrier that was on a routine patrol near the village of Qalaway in southern Lebanon.
One switch that often gets left ON is the one for the rear overhead lights in the arctic personnel carrier. It has three positions.
The troops were in an armoured personnel carrier about three miles south-east of Basra when the device went off.
Police hustled Islamic militant Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh out of an armoured personnel carrier and past a crowd of journalists in Karachi, covering his face to shield him from the cameras.

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