The ASV’s advanced armour defeats .50 cal AP on the front, rear and sides of the vehicle. Its crew is also protected from 12-pound mine blasts under each wheel and fragments from 155-mm artillery shells detonated at 15m overhead.
The ASV is equipped with the dependable firepower of the Cadillac Gage developed 40mm/.50 caliber upgunned weapon station, battle-proven by the U.S. Marines in the LAV-25. The turret’s protected feed chute provides the gunner with reload-under-armour capa
A state-of-the-art M-36 E3 day/night sight, 360-degree vision blocks, and periscopes provide superior visibility. For gunner protection, the turret basket is suspended to minimize impact from mine blasts.
Ready for air transport with minimal preparation, ASV reduces call up time. The turret’s flat hatch reduces the silhouette of the vehicle, providing occupants with greater protection while enabling Roll-on/Roll-off C-130 transportability.