Finally, a third audience, the most noisy, the most jovial, and the most numerous, encumbered benches and tables, in the midst of which harangued and swore a flute-like voice, which escaped from beneath a heavy armor
, complete from casque to spurs.
Knights and horses in heavy armor
couldn't travel very fast.
Prasad Samarasinghe, the military spokesman, said the LTTE had been using a civilian ''shield'' to engage the military with heavy armor
from the hospital area.
And the very Dubai Ports World firm that intended to purchase the contract to manage the six ports is already the manager of port operations in the Texas cities of Beaumont and Corpus Christi, through which pass heavy armor
and helicopters bound for our forces in Iraq.
The United Kingdom Minister of Defence, Procurement, stated, "Operation Telic [the British designation for Iraqi Freedom] underscored the value of heavy armor
in a balanced force.
With heavy armor
, tanks, and protected trucks, military experts say, these troops might have been better able to stand up to the insurgents.
1) This shift away from heavy armor
as the main combat element of the Army portends change not only to the Army's organization and systems, but also to its hierarchy, career paths, and organizational culture.
At previous events, the police force was defensive, with heavy armor
hoping to hold back protests.
The LOSAT weapon system provides a high volume of extremely lethal and accurate missile fire that is effective against heavy armor
systems at ranges exceeding tanks' main gun ranges.
The Warrior" tells the story of warfare as it changed from the combat of individual knights in heavy armor
fighting for honor to the use of gunpowder, the increase in the numbers involved in war, the accompanying increase in taxation to support war (roughly 1350-1650).
In the Middle Ages, knights relied on full suits of heavy armor
and chain-like metal for protection.
Turkish engineers made significant contributions to aviation technology and heavy armor
protection for the helicopters.