Wednesday, June 29, 2022

Ministry of Internal Affairs of Azerbaijan has received a new Sentry armored personnel carrier

The Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan has received a new Sentry armored personnel carrier developed by AZCAN Defence company.  AZCAN  is a joint venture representing interests from both Canada and Azerbaijan.

The new Sentry armored personnel carrier  is a tactical attack and defense vehicle designed to serve in extreme climate conditions.

The Sentry APC can be equipped with dual protective layers ensuring its passengers safety from both ballistic as well as blast attacks. The advanced armoring materials provide protection against 7.62×51 SC ammunition, 7.62×51 M80 NATO Ball ammunition and tested to meet NIJ-STD-0108.01 Level III as well as CEN Level BR7 ballistic standards.


The vehicle provides a high level of protection and comfort to its passengers in almost any climate condition from extremely low temperatures to tropical heat waves thanks to the extra layer of cabin insulation and smart ventilation system. The vehicle’s configurable seating arrangements allow its occupants to efficiently operate the vehicle while maintaining tactical positions.

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