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Caiman

Definition/Scope: The Caiman is an armored vehicle with a V-hull design based on the Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles (FMTV) and Low Signature Armored Cab (LSAC). It features: a 10-person/crew capacity, Tensylon composite armor, armoring enhancement capable. It also accepts all types of manned and remote weapons stations with 85%of the vehicle parts commonality with standard FMTV models. It is fitted with full-time all wheel drive, a fully automatic transmission, Electronic Central Tire Inflation System (CTIS), Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), and the Class V Interactive Electronic Technical Manuals (IETM).



Used For:

MRAP Caiman

Broader Terms:

family of medium tactical vehicles
Mine Resistant Ambush Protected
MRAP All Terrain Vehicle


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