Upgrading MRAP Light Tactical Vehicles for Marines

In August, marines in Afghanistan received the first set of Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) light tactical vehicles featuring upgraded suspension systems. The arrival of the new light tactical vehicles, known as Cougars, in Helmand Province was the part of significant efforts by the US Department of Defense (DoD) to deliver transportation that is better-suited to the difficult conditions in Afghanistan. Improved Manoeuvrability These updated MRAPs feature the same independent s...
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