Infantry Drills

1-111: Survivability

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1-111. Equipment on the BFV that helps ensure survivability includes—

  • Roof fragmentation protection.
  • Mounting capability for reactive armor tiles.
  • Aluminum structure with steel appliqué spaced laminate, steel armor, or both.
  • Titanium roof armor.
  • 10-Soldier gas particulate filter unit.
  • Halon fixed fire suppression systems in engine and personnel compartments.
  • Portable carbon dioxide fire extinguishers.
  • Bradley urban survivability kits.

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