AMX-10 RC Armoured Car

The AMX-10 RC was designed in the 1970s and entered service in 1981. It is employed in reconnaissance and fire support missions. The AMX-10 RC is fitted with a 105mm BK MECA (F2) L/48 gun with 38 rounds carried. It can fire APFSDS, HE, HEAT and smoke rounds. In addition it carries a 7.62mm NF1 co-axial machine gun as a secondary armament. The AMX-10 RC can also be fitted with an optional 12.7mm M2HB AA machine gun. It weighs 15tonnes and has a crew of 4.