Friday, 12 October 2012

New facility to upgrade Canadian LAV III armoured vehicles at Canadian Forces Base Petawawa

The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of Canadian National Defence, today attended the grand opening for a new facility that will house the fleet of upgraded Light Armoured Vehicles (LAV) IIIs at Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Petawawa.
The LAV III Upgrade Project will modernize 550 vehicles with double-V-hull technology, add-on armour protection and energy-attenuating seats to increase protection against mine blasts, IEDs and other threats.

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