Mine-Resistant, Ambush-Protected (MRAP) Vehicles: Background and Issues for Congress Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Mine-Resistant, Ambush-Protected (MRAP) Vehicles: Background and Issues for Congress

Creator

  • Author: Feickert, Andrew
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in Military Ground Forces

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2011-01-18

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report discusses the background and present status of Congress' involvement in the MRAP program. Topics include the deployment of MRAPs, their efficacy at reducing casualties, and possible issues of unused vehicles and redundancy.
  • Physical Description: 8 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Weapons systems
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Combat vehicles
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Military vehicles
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Defense economics
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Defense procurement

Primary Source

  • Item is not a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: Iraq
  • Place Name: Afghanistan
  • Place Name: United States

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: RS22707
  • Accession or Local Control No: RS22707_2011Jan18
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc103246