The Armored Vehicle is a six-wheeled amphibious vehicle that appeared in the Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team OVA. It is known as the PVN.44/1 Weasel in Mobile Suit Gundam MS IGLOO 2: The Gravity Front.
Technology & Combat Characteristics
It has the ability to run and follow MS-centric maneuvers. It has a turret in the center of the vehicle with a single machine cannon, and a hatch in the rear of the vehicle for loading and unloading troops, and was used for scouting, reconnaissance, and troop transport.
- 37mm Machine Cannon
- Mounted on the upper turret of the main body, it is manually operated by the gunner.
- MAZURA MG74/S Machine Gun
- A small caliber machine gun mounted in front of vehicle's left side.
- Quadruple Missile Launcher
- A total of twelve 4-tube missile launchers could be optionally mounted, which could be bundled into a two-by-three array and installed on both sides of the machine cannon turret.
Special Equipment & Features
- Quadruple Smoke Discharger
- Mounted on each side of the vehicle, these dischargers can launch smoke rounds, enshrouding the vehicle in an obscuring layer of smoke, making it difficult for the enemy to target.