To Be Light or Not to Be Light? That is the question

Biass, Eric H.
February 2011
Armada International;Feb/Mar2011, Vol. 35 Issue 1, Special section p1
The author reflects on the word light as used in the term Light Armored Vehicle (LAV) and in armored vehicle categorization. He notes that the meaning of the word light may differ from one place to another. He adds that for the purpose of the survey, an upper limit of 11 to 12 tons had to be set arbitrarily.


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