Definition : Armoured Vehicle Launched Bridge
Category : Governmental » Military
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What does AVLB mean?

Armoured Vehicle Launched Bridge (AVLB) is a combat support vehicle designed to launch and retrieve scissors-type bridge. AVLB consists of three major sections: the launcher, the vehicle hull, and the bridge. AVLB assist militaries in rapidly deploying tanks and other armoured fighting vehicles to cross craters, anti-tank ditches, blown bridges, railroad cuts, canals, rivers and ravines.