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What does MRAP stand for?

MRAP stands for Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (military vehicle)


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4 billion dirhams to provide the UAE Armed Forces with 750 Mine Resistant Ambush Protected All-Terrain Vehicles (M-ATV), Major General Obaid Al Katbi, Chairman of the organizing committee for the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX 2013) told a news conference.
4 billion to provide the UAE Armed Forces with 750 Mine Resistant Ambush Protected All-Terrain Vehicles (M-ATV), according to Major General Obaid Al Ketbi, Chairman of the organising committee for the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX 2013).
Quickly produced during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicle has earned accolades for saving thousands of soldiers' lives and has been criticized for its $45 billion program cost.
Key performance parameters for the vehicle include full-spectrum capability, and net-readiness, with the operational mobility of the Stryker and underbelly protection of the Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicle, according to the Brigade Combat Team Modernization Plan.
At the front of the convoy, Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles equipped with reinforced V-shaped bodywork to deflect explosions were tasked with opening the route for the more lightly armoured "Stryker" vans.
As packing continues inside, soldiers lay their bags outside the MRAPs -- Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles -- that will take them to their new home at JSS Shields, outside the capital.
As we wrote in February, a civilian Marine Corps official estimated hundreds of troops may have been killed or wounded in roadside explosions because of the military’s failure to equip those fighters with mine resistant ambush protected vehicles, or MRAPs.