Scouts with New Caps On

Maxwell, David
April 2004
Armada International;Apr/May2004, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p88
Provides information on several military vehicles that are being upgraded. Panhard ERC 90 F4 Sagaie; PT-76 amphibious light tank; Wiesel 1 light armored tracked reconnaissance vehicles.


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