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Biass, Eric H.; Kemp, Ian
February 2009
Armada International;Feb2009 Supplement, p1
The article discusses issues about armoured vehicles as of 2009. It tackles the conflict that occurred in the Utility Vehicle (UV) portion of the Future Rapid Effects System (Fres) project to equip the British Army with medium-weight armoured vehicles, in which the General Dynamics-Mowag Piranha V had been the selected vehicle. The Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicle programme was launched by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) in January 2007. The preference for the Singaporean vehicle Bronco by the British Ministry of Defence is explained.


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