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Tactical Armoured Vehicle

RCMP Tactical Armoured Vehicle


Response vehicle used by the RCMP’s Emergency Response Team (ERT) for tactical deployment with action/reaction capability. Possible scenarios for use include hostage takings, armed standoffs, barricaded persons and search and rescue operations.


  • Contains: Gun ports, sentry hatches, protected observation station, elevated ladder platform system, fire detection/suppression system, front bumper winch, first aid equipment, infrared night lighting.
  • Weight: Can carry a full Emergency Response Team in addition to 1,000 lbs. for tools and additional equipment.
  • Design: Designed by RCMP engineers, built by Navistar Defence Canada Inc.
  • Cost of Navistar contract: $12,406,926.32 USD + tax = $14,019,826.74 USD.
  • Life span: Approx. 15 years.