French army VAB VCAC with Mephisto anti-tank missile system during Operation Desert Shield in 1992.
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The Mephisto launcher on de VAB VCAC has four HOT wire-guided anti-tank missiles ready to launch.
The Mephisto is based on the 4x4 variant of the VAB wheeled armored personnel carrier.
The VAB UTM-800 is another tank destroyer on the VAB chassis that also uses the HOT missile. This variant is fitted with the UTM-800 turret and is based on the 6x6 chassis.
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