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What is the mission of the LAR battalion?

​To conduct reconnaissance, security, and economy-of-​force operations and, within capabilities, conduct ​limited offensive or delaying operations that exploit the ​unit's mobility and firepower.

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What does the LAR battalion consist of?

​H&S company and 4 LAR companies

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What is the primary function of the LAV-25?

​Provide strategic mobility to reach and engage the ​threat, tactical mobility for effective use of fire power, ​fire power to defeat soft and armored targets, battlefield ​survivability to carry out combat missions.

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What is the range of an LAV?

410 mi

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What is the speed of an LAV?

​Land: 62mph, Water: 6mph

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What is the LAV crew/troop capacity?

​Driver, gunner, commander and 6 troops

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What is the armament of the LAV-25?

​M242 25mm chain gun, M240 7.62 (mounted coaxial to ​main gun)

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What can provide air transport to an LAV?

​C-130, C-141, C-5, CH53

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How many rounds are combat loaded on the LAV-25?

​25mm = 210/420 ready/stowed, 7.62mm = 400/1200 ready/stowed, Smoke = 8/8 ready/stowed

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What supplementary weapon can be pintle-mounted to the commander's station on the LAV-25?

​M240E1 7.62mm

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The LAV can be made fully amphibious within how many minutes?

3

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What is the primary function of the LAV-AT?

​To provide highly mobile, protected anti-armor fire support to ​light infantry and reconnaissance forces; provide capability to defeat ​heavy, armored targets at long ranges

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The LAV-AT is equipped with what armaments?

​M901A1 TOW II ATGM and M240E1

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How many rounds are combat loaded on the LAV-AT?

​TOW II ATGM = 2/14 ready/stowed, 7.62 = 200/800 ​ready/stowed, Smoke = 8/8 ready/stowed

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What is the primary function of the LAV-C2?

​Mobile command station providing field commanders ​with all necessary resources to control and coordinate ​light armored units in all assigned roles

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The LAV-C2, LAV-L and LAV-R is equipped with what armaments?

​M240E1 7.62mm

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How many rounds are combat loaded on the LAV-C2, LAV-L and LAV-R?

​7.62 = 200/800 ready/stowed, Smoke = 8/8 ​ready/stowed

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What is the primary function of the LAV-L?

​Provide ammunition, rations and petroleum, oil and ​lubricant supplies required to sustain ops of first-line ​armored vehicles

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What is the primary function of the LAV-M?

​To provide indirect fire support to light infantry and ​reconnaissance forces; providing high explosive area ​fire, covering smoke and illumination for first line-units

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The LAV-M is equipped with what armaments?

​M252 81mm mortar, M240E1 7.62 machine gun

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How many rounds are combat loaded on the LAV-M?

​81mm = 5/94 ready/stowed, 7.62 = 200/800 ​ready/stowed, Smoke = 8/8

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What is the primary function of the LAV-R?

​Tactical mobility to reach and recover/support disabled ​vehicles