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Luchaire Défense SA

Luchaire is owned by Nexter. The company was ‘absorbed’ by Nexter (then GIAT) in 1987 after Luchaire’s illegal sales of munitions to Iran were exposed.




The LRAC F1, officially called Lance-Roquettes AntiChar de 89 mm modèle F1 (89 mm anti-tank rocket launcher model F1) is a reusable rocket launcher which was manufactured in cooperation with Manufacture Nationale d'Armes de Saint-Étienne. Highly portable and very destructive, these weapons are used by Indonesian special forces such as Kostrad and Kopassus.