TITLE

Candid Voices

AUTHOR(S)
Gunselman Jr., John H.
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Air Force Journal of Logistics;Dec2010, Vol. 34 Issue 3/4, p118
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines whether mine resistant ambush protected (MRAP) vehicle is just a mere vehicle or a weapon system. It notes that MRAPs were designed by several manufacturers to protect personnel against improvised explosive devices (IEDs). However, the question arises when the vehicle has proven not only to be armored but also contain mission equipment that provides positioning, communications, and offensive capabilities.
ACCESSION #
65049579

 

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