LAV Meets ARV: Researching the Marine Corps’ Next-Generation Light Armored Vehicle
ARLINGTON, Va. (NNS) — The Office of Naval Research (ONR) is sponsoring research to develop the next-generation Armored Reconnaissance Vehicle (ARV), slated to replace the Marine Corps’ current Light Armored Vehicle (LAV).
The LAV supports Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalions, which perform sustained reconnaissance, counter-reconnaissance and security missions in all weather. It’s been in service since the early 1980s, and the Marine Corps plans to start replacing it at the end of the …read more
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