HUMVEE


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HUMVEEHMMWV, High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle
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Known in Indiana as a Hummer, the Humvee nickname is actually an attempt to verbalize the vehicle's military moniker: High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle.
The NEO system enables 10 Sailors--four in the Gunslinger Humvee (GS-3) and a maximum of six in the land-based control station (LBCS)--to continuously monitor, detect and engage hostile forces more than 10 square miles of territory inland, on marshy terrain, along a river or near a coastline.
For unlike new production, each Humvee returning from duty has a different set of parts needs.
With the driver no longer in control, the Humvee inched forward.
I was thinking about my Marines in my Humvee and I was saying, 'Hey, we got to get those guys out.
The pressure was so intense that it sent the Humvee tumbling and blew out windows three blocks away.
The 'emergency issue' Interim Headset doesn't provide any hearing protection from the noise in the M1114 Humvee," said Claiborne.
Behind the soldiers sat a row of tanks, Humvees and trucks that had to be moved out of the harbor so unloading of the massive ships sitting at the dock could continue.
Northrop Grumman, for one, is pitching a brand new chassis that would increase the mobility and ride quality of an up-armored Humvee as well as doubling its fuel efficiency, said Jeff Wood, the company's director of vehicle modernization in the mission solutions and readiness division.
17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The AM General HUMVEE Civilian (C) -Series Kit will make its world debut at the International Defence Exhibition & Conference (IDEX) tradeshow held at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, Feb.
In FY11, the Army will cease to purchase new Humvee vehicles, as the service has met its purchase goals for that vehicle.
The battery system is to be used for the hybrid version of the High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (Humvee) named as the XM1124 Humvee.