Plans are to buy at least 3,000 AMPVs in five variants: General purpose, mission command, mortar carrier, medical evacuation and medical treatment.
What does MC stand for?
MC stands for Mortar Carrier
This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
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We have 266 other meanings of MC in our Acronym Attic
- Momentary Contact
- Mon Calamari (Star Wars starship prefix)
- Monaco (ISO Country Identifier)
- Monitor Call (instruction)
- Monitoring Center
- Monmouth College (Illinois)
- Monte Carlo
- Montgomery College
- Montgomery County Community College
- Morse Code
Samples in periodicals archive:
SOME BAD REMOVABLE FIRING PINS, NSN 1005-01-0583-2295, FOR THE STRYKER MORTAR CARRIER HAVE GOTTEN OUT TO THE FIELD.
In 1940, the E1 was paired with the Cunningham mortar carrier during testing at Edgewood Arsenal.
Last summer, the newest variant of the Stryker combat vehicle, the mortar carrier version B (MCV B), was delivered to the Yakima Training Center in Washington for testing by Soldiers of the 3d Brigade, 2d Infantry Division, at Fort Lewis.
Based on the above concepts, current financial restraints, and a realistic approach to our ability to pack a punch, the Army Reserve should be restructured into a Light Infantry role, with possible support from LAV III troop carriers, mortar carriers, tank killers, etc.
Different configurations of the Infantry Carrier Vehicle will include mortar carrier, anti-tank guided missile, reconnaissance, fire support, engineer support, command, medical evacuation and nuclear/biological/chemical.