Nomad Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Armored Personnel Carrier (MRAP APC)
Nomad Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Armored Personnel Carrier (MRAP APC)

Qatar Donates Mine Resistant Armored Personnel Carrier to Jordanian Armed Forces

On Tuesday, Jordanian Armed Forces formally received a group of eight Stark Motors armored personnel carriers donated from Qatari government. The vehicles were received at a ceremony attended by the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the Jordanian Armed Forces. A mix of Nomad and Thunder mine-resistant ambush-protected vehicles, were the 8 of 44 that will be transferred. Since the launch of Stark Motors in 2017, the Qatari government has donated its MRAPs to a number of friendly countries in the Middle East and North Africa region. Doha donated 24 Storm vehicles to Mali in late 2018 and another 24 to Burkino Faso the next year. Somalia’s military received 68 armored vehicles from the Gulf country.

Nomad is a mine resistant ambush protected armored personnel carrier (MRAP APC) provides to passengers blast protection up to STANAG 4569 Level 3 and ballistic protection up to STANAG 4569 Level 4. Nomad has 10 persons seating capacity: driver, commander and 8 passengers in crew compartment. Vehicle designed for harsh Off-Road conditions and could be in various configurations: troop carrier, command and control,
ambulance and medical evacuation platform. Power is provided by an 6.7L 6-Cylinder turbo diesel engine that develops an output power of 350 Hp at 2600 rpm. Thunder features V-shaped monocoque hull made using all-welded steel armour.

Thunder Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Armored Personnel Carrier (MRAP APC)
Thunder Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Armored Personnel Carrier (MRAP APC)

Thunder is a mine resistant ambush protected armored personnel carrier (MRAP APC) provides to passengers’ blast protection up to STANAG 4569 Level 3
and ballistic protection up to CEN B7. Due to smaller dimensions and high seating capacity it is ideal MRAP vehicle for urban and field operations.
Vehicle designed for harsh Off-Road conditions and could be in various configurations: troop carrier, command and control, observation vehicle. Power is provided by an 6.7L 6-Cylinder turbo diesel engine that develops an output power of 350 Hp at 2600 rpm. Thunder features V-shaped monocoque hull made using all-welded steel armour.

Stark Motors was established in Qatar in 2017 as the first provider for wholesome solutions for all armoring needs of military, security organizations, VIP corporate clients and commercial sector regionally and internationally all over the world. Accommodating today’s diverse market, Stark Motors specializes in security and transportation solutions for its clients, including armored transporters, cash-in-transit vehicles, executive armored SUVs and special purpose military vehicles. Stark Group of Companies is an international corporation with a presence in a vast array of industries and is headquartered out of Doha, Qatar.

Nomad Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Armored Personnel Carrier (MRAP APC)
Nomad Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Armored Personnel Carrier (MRAP APC)

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