A few days ago, pictures of a very imposing defense vehicle popped on the web and further finding of the pictures revealed startling details of the vehicle. It is Senator APC, an armored personal carrier with amazing capabilities.
Let’s quickly go through the important features of the vehicle before discussing its uses
• Built with MIL-spec certified steel
• Bullet proof body
• Blast resistance floor
• Glass with .50 caliber round resistance
• Multiple gun ports
• Escape hatches
• Specific configuration – 2-door, 4-door and hydraulic ramp
• Excellent ground clearance
• 6.7L turbo diesel engine
Presently deployed in North America, the Senator is used by Special Response and SWAT Officers for homeland security. This vehicle is found to be suitable for use in situations like terror attack, hostages and natural calamities. This special armor increases the power of security forces to manifold. The turbo engine provides it the speed needed to swing into action without wasting a single moment and the 4WD provides it the flexibility needed to run on rough road conditions.
Safety features of Senator
• Built-in air-conditioning with CBRN (chemical, biological, radio logical and nuclear) system that removes need for gas masks by providing advance filtration of toxic gasses
• IED blast seats
• Advance observation system built with high-end cameras and thermal images.
• Heavy duty electric winch
Senator is capable of withstanding every attack without showing any signs of exhaustion even under extreme conditions. It has got artificial intelligence and it can send the data collected with the intelligence system for analysis to the command center. There is nothing that can stop this vehicle and for this reason it is accepted as the best-in-class armored vehicle in the defense industry.
Senator remains under control in every condition. The innovative engineering is visible in its design that provides maximum operational efficiency to the vehicle. It is lightweight despite having a bulletproof cover and many features. It has a shorter wheelbase that makes it easy to move around in congested cities and off-road conditions.
Senator can easily accommodate 10-12 fully equipped officers and transport the officers safely to battleground. They don’t have to fear of anything because this vehicle is a like a moving armor capable of withstanding even the deadliest attack. Equipped with all kinds of surveillance systems and customization design makes Senator a must have device for all security forces.
Senator is designed for military. It is a combat vehicle but it can be customized to suit civilian needs like ambulance for carrying injured people from disturbed areas. Also, it can be used for transporting necessary supplies to battlefields and disturbed areas. Soon the civilian version of this armored vehicle will be available for individual uses.
It would be too early to say anything about the civilian version of Senator because it is only an expectation. The manufacturer might make necessary changes in the civil Senator to make it suitable for civil society. Presently the combat version of Senator is ready to serve the world armies and the manufacturer is getting huge orders from across the globe.