French army orders Javelin anti-tank missile kit to be integrated on VAB armoured vehicle 3011113
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|Wednesday, November 30, 2011, 12:28 AM|
|French army orders new Javelin anti-tank missile kit to be integrated on VAB armoured vehicle.|
Under an urgent operational requirement, on June 15 2011, the French defense procurement agency (DGA) ordered kits from Renault Trucks Defense for integrating the Javelin anti-tank missile system into the VAB armoured personnel carrier.
French Army VAB wheeled armoured vehicle personnel carrier in Afghanistan
Integrating Javelin into this vehicle will make the weapon system easier to use for French Army units deployed in Afghanistan. The VAB is actually the first armoured vehicle to have this missile integrated for transport in a tactical vehicle.
Javelin anti-tank missile system