155-mm AUF1 GCT gun Weapon Systems // Artillery/Guns // Self-Propelled Guns/Howitzers


Country of Origin: France

The 155-mm GCT (grande cadence de tir, high rate of fire) is a modified AMX-30 tank hull fitted with a new turret armed with a 155-mm cannon and automatic loading system. It is France's largest self-propelled artillery piece. AUF1 is the French army designation. The system is deployed at the corps level. The vehicle has a crew of four: commander, driver, gunner and loader. The hull is nearly identical to that of the AMX-30. Modifications include removal of the 105-mm ammunition racks...

 

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