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AMX-10RC Upgrading

An upgraded version of the French Army AMX-10RC shown with new add-on armor and defensive aids suite
Under its upgrading program the wheeled recce Armored Car, operated by the French Armor Corps, will receive an information console (TIS) and new RP4G combat net radio. Improvements to the automotive system include softer transmission controls.

KBCM defensive aids and gallix canisters, installed on a modified AMX-10RCOther installations include add-on armor, KBCM defensive aids system including Gallix and LIRE IR active decoy, and provisions for thermal sight for the gunner and driver, improving operability under difficult weather conditions. Initial deliveries of the improved model are planned for late 2004.

AMX-10RC upper view, showing add-on armor around commander's hatch and new panoramic sight.




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