We again called the Apache team, which then destroyed four HMMWVs and one LMTV
. The destruction of the BSA and mounted reserve platoon caused chaos in the enemy's rear, and more importantly, C Troop templated a movement corridor in which the 53rd IBCT could pass an entire infantry battalion behind the enemy's defense.
The FSC found it to be incredibly important to keep the LMTV
fleet on the road.
Soldiers of the 18th Engineer Company, 3d Brigade, 2d Infantry Division (SBCT), have traded in their old light medium tactical vehicles (LMTVs
) to become the only engineer company in the Army to drive the new Stryker engineer squad vehicle (ESV).
Once downloaded, the LMTVs
are moved to the DZ ATLS site.
The article on the standard automotive tool set (SATS) on Pages 40-42 in PS 722 (Jan 13) implied that under normal conditions it would be OK to tow SATS with an LMTV
The test vehicles were a General Dynamics Land System Stryker Infantry Carrier Vehicle and a Light Medium Tactical Vehicle (LMTV
); during the experiment the Stryker successfully reached speeds up to 55 km/h.
There are only two command HMMWVs (one for the company commander and one for the company executive officer [XO]), and there is one armed Light Medium Tactical Vehicle (LMTV
) for the supply sergeant.
The ground transportation currently available to the Ml 39 Volcano is the M548A3 tracked cargo carrier, the heavy expanded-mobility tactical truck (HEMTT), the 5-ton truck, and (once the conversion kit is approved) the light medium tactical vehicle (LMTV
Mount the M66 on the LMTV
and FMTV with mounting kit, NSN 1005-01 -38!
The new M1078 (LMTV
2.5-ton trucks) each carry one system's antenna pallet which houses two nine-and-a-half-foot diameter dishes and the necessary installation hardware.