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The Terrier tank: BAE Systems unveils ‘Swiss Army knife’ armoured vehicle – Telegraph
MANDATORY CREDIT: BAE/REX Shutterstock. Editorial use only. **EMBARGO 00.01 12th February** Mandatory Credit: Photo by BAE/REX/Shutterstock (5585740b) Terrier combat vehicle (EMBARGO 00.01 12th February) Terrier combat vehicle upgraded with new innovations - 11 Feb 2016 **EMBARGO 00.01 12th February** FULL COPY: http://www.rexfeatures.com/nanolink/ry7e Widely regarded as the ?Swiss Army Knife? of combat engineering vehicles, BAE Systems? Terrier has been fitted with new technologies and systems by its defence engineers. The updated vehicle offers a new telescopic investigation arm and the ability to wade through two metre wave surges. The telescopic investigation arm extends over 8m from the vehicle ? one of the longest in the world available for such a vehicle - allowing crews to probe and unearth buried devices from a safe distance. Additionally, the vehicle can now be exported with a rock hammer, ripper and earth augur ? hugely extending its capabilities.

The Terrier tank: BAE Systems unveils ‘Swiss Army knife’ armoured vehicle – Telegraph

It looks more like a Transformer, and could be the new sting in the British Army’s tail.

The ‘Swiss Army Knife’ combat vehicle, so dubbed because of is armoury of tools, now comes complete with a telescopic investigation arm, an upgrade on the existing Terrier ordered by defence chiefs.

Source: The Terrier tank: BAE Systems unveils ‘Swiss Army knife’ armoured vehicle – Telegraph