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Kemp, Ian
April 2009
Armada International;Apr2009, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p14
The article presents information on the use of heavy armored vehicles for tracked personnel carriers and infantry fighting by the U.S. military. The Department of Defense is concerned on the escalating number of casualties from roadside bombs so it launched the Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (Mrap) vehicle program in January 2007. It is perceived that there is a little commonality among the three categories of Mrap vehicles supplied by different manufacturers.


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