Bulldog – Armoured Personnel Carrier
The Bulldog, or FV430 family of vehicles, is a tracked armoured personnel carrier which works in harmony with the larger tracked vehicles such as Warrior, relieving them for other duties.
The Bulldog has two crew members and is capable of carrying up to ten passengers. It is armed with a 7.62mm General Purpose Machine Gun and has a maximum range of 480km.
Bulldog variants are in service with the infantry as command vehicles, 81mm mortar carriers, ambulances, and recovery vehicles. The vehicle can also be converted for use in water and also has strong cross country performance.
The Bulldog has an impressive heritage having entered service with the British Army in the 1960s. Through regular maintenance and enhancements conducted by Rheinmetall BAE Systems Land (RBSL), the vehicle remains a modern-day capability.