TITLE

Army Gets More Stryker NBC Recon Vehicles

AUTHOR(S)
Lopez, C. Todd
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Soldiers;Feb2008, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. Army has been authorized by the U.S. Department of Defense to purchase 95 more Stryker nuclear, biological and chemical (NBC) reconnaissance vehicles. The Stryker has reportedly an increased capability than its predecessor, the Fox NBC reconnaissance system. The vehicle is equipped with sensors that test for a wide range of contaminants that could be hazardous for ground troops.
ACCESSION #
31189229

 

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