Not to mention the fact that it will require more than one crew member to ensure the mobility of the vehicle. Where is the top-cover component?Blyth_spirit said:No this is clearly not the future of the TA
1. This equipment has not been in service with the regular army for the last 20 years. No chance of the TA getting it.
2. Training budgets will not stretch to the licensing and SDC of soldiers on the Tricycle, Articulated.
3. JSP 341, Chap 7, Para 7013 a. III. clearly prohibits the rearward firing of automatic weapons from non fixed body vehicles having fewer than 6 wheels, 3 of which are driven from the kneeling position.
4. Following defence procurement procedures (fasttrack) the prototype viewed above at COTS of Â£89.32 per unit will have to be subjected to FP and stability trials, Network enabled capability and Bowmanisation, and merging with the Defece Enviromental Structures Project to make Future Army Pedal Power Systems to make each unit Â£1.2m plus the Saudi kickback and look like this:
5. Its just silly!