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FV510 Warrior Infantry Fighting Vehicle
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No: 4010   Contributor: Megashorts   Year: 2010   Manufacturer: GKN Sankey   Country: England
FV510 Warrior Infantry Fighting Vehicle

The Warrior is an infantry fighting vehicle currently in service with the armies of the United Kingdom and Kuwait. It's role is to deliver or extract friendly infantry while providing armor protection and direct fire support. The Warrior is an adaptable and reliable (95%) platform that has since proven successful in military actions. Warrior Section Vehicles are able to carry and support seven fully-equipped soldiers together with supplies and weapons, including a number of anti-tank weapons, for a 48-hour battlefield day in nuclear/biological/chemical conditions.
This infantry fighting vehicle is well protected against small arms, heavy machine guns and artillery shells. Furthermore it proved to be highly effective against mines. It can also be fitted with an add-on armor plates for improved protection. During it's service history there used to be an accidents, when Warriors ran over an anti-tank mines without being seriously damaged.
For info on the armor see picture #4097.

The then latest version of Warrior AIFV being hawked around the bazaar at the Military Vehicles & Equipment Exhibition.

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Picture added on 21 January 2011 at 07:38
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Great images.
But I can tell you from personal experience that if a Warrior runs over an anti-tank mine the damage is VERY, VERY significant.
Even with a full width mine plate a Warrior would sustain serious damage from an anti-tank mine or IED.

Added by Stephen Prosser on 19 November 2013.
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