Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Marines Aren’t Taking Any Chances with Iranian Boats, Strap Armored Vehicle to Ship Deck

 A shot of the LAV strapped to the deck of the USS Boxer.

Iranian fast attack crafts attempting to confront the USS Boxer are in for a rude surprise. Instead of finding easy prey, they’re more likely to see a light armored vehicle strapped to the deck with a marine behind the trigger.

The creative defense solution comes as heightened tensions in the Strait of Hormuz have the world on edge.

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2 comments:

  1. Pity we still don't have some of those old WWII Destroyers and Destroyer escorts. We could saturate the gulf with fire power capable of 35 knots with between 6 and 3 5"38Cal. Rifles that could take out small craft at 3 miles. Upgraded with radar guidance probably further.

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