TITLE

Mowag Lands Eagle IV

AUTHOR(S)
Biass, Eric H.
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Armada International;Feb/Mar2004, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the Eagle IV scout vehicle from Mowag. Significance of the adoption of the Duro chassis developed by Bucher-Guyer to the vehicle; Information on the transport's engine.
ACCESSION #
12549709

 

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