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Kodiak

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LAV III 'Kodiak'
Function Armoured Personnel Carrier
Crew 3 + 7
Weight 18.700 tonnes
Height 2.66m
Width 2.70m
Length 6.93m
Speed 62mph
Engine Caterpillar
Power 350bhp
Range 450km
Primary Armament 1 x 25mm M242 Bushmaster Chain Gun
Secondary Armament 1 x 7.62mm coaxial MG
1 × 5.56mm MG

The LAV III "Kodiak" is based on the successful Swiss MOWAG Piranha III and is the APC of choice for the Canadian Army.

It has above average armour for an APC and can withstand 20mm rounds, making it a favourite with Canadian operators.