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What is the mission of LAR BN?

to conduct recon, security, and economy of force operations and, within capabilities, conduct limited offensive or delaying operations that exploit the units mobility and firepower.

2

What does LAR consist of?

1 H&S
4 LAR Companies

3

Primary Function of the LAR-25

To provide strategic mobility to reach and engage the threat, tactical mobility for effective use of fire power

4

Range for LAR-25

410 Miles

5

Speeds (Land and Water) for LAV-25

Land: 62 MPH
Water: 6 MPH

6

Crew/Troop Capacity for LAV-25

Driver, Gunner, Commander and 6 Troops

7

Armaments for LAV-25

M242 25mm Chain Gun
M240 7.62mm machine gun mounted coaxial to the main gun

8

LAV-25, LAV-AT, LAV-C2, LAV-L, LAV-M and LAV-R is air transportable via?

C-130, C-141, C-5 and CH-43 E

9

For LAV-25 how many 25mm rounds are there?

210 Ready
420 Stowed

10

For LAV-25 how many 7.62mm rounds are there?

400 Ready
1200 Stowed

11

How many smoke grenades are there for LAV vehicles?

8 Ready
8 Stowed

12

Primary Function of LAV-AT

Provide highly mobile, protected anti-armor fire support to light infantry and recon forces and provide capability to defeat heavy, armored targets

13

Armaments of LAV-AT

M901A1 TOW II and M240E1 7.62mm

14

For LAV-AT how many TOW II rounds are there?

2 Ready
14 Stowed

15

For LAV-AT how many 7.62mm rounds are there?

200 Ready
800 Stowed

16

Primary Function of LAV-C2?

Is a mobile command station providing field commanders with all necessary resources to control and coordinate LAR units in all assigned roles

17

Armaments of LAV-C2

M240E1 7.62mm

18

For LAV-C2 how many 7.62mm rounds are there?

200 Ready
800 Stowed

19

Primary Function of LAV-L

Provides ammunition, rations, and POL (petroleum, oil and lube) supplies required to sustain operations

20

Armaments of LAV-L

M240E1 7.62mm

21

For LAV-L how many 7.62mm rounds are there?

200 Ready
800 Stowed

22

Primary Function of LAV-M

Provide indirect fire support to light infantry and recon forces

23

Armaments of LAV-M

M252 81mm Mortar and M240E 7.62mm machine gun

24

For LAV-M how many 81mm bombs are there?

5 Ready
94 Stowed

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For LAV-M how many 7.62mm rounds are there?

200 Ready
800 Stowed

26

Primary Mission of LAV-R

Tactical mobility to reach and recover/support disabled vehicles

27

For LAV-R how many 7.62mm rounds are there?

200 Ready
800 Stowed

28

Armaments for LAV-R

M240E 7.62mm

29

How long does it take for the LAV vehicles to become amphibious?

3 minutes