KONGSBERG signs contracts for PROTECTOR RWS with Switzerland
KONGSBERG has signed new contracts for delivery of PROTECTOR RWS to armasuisse for approximately MNOK 130.
The remote weapon system that will
be delivered to Armasuisse is an updated configuration with new advanced
capabilities for new platforms.
“KONGSBERG has delivered PROTECTOR
remote weapon systems to Switzerland since 2007. This configuration is the
result of a close cooperation with the customer to develop the system for a new
generation of platforms,” says Espen Henriksen, President of Kongsberg Protech
The PROTECTOR RWS protects
military troops by allowing the vehicle's weapons to be operated from a
protected position inside the vehicle. As of today, PROTECTOR has been chosen
by 18 nations and KONGSBERG is the world’s leading provider of remote weapon systems.
further information, please contact:
Espen Henriksen, President, Kongsberg Protech Systems, mobile +47 913
Ronny Lie, Chief Communication Officer, KONGSBERG, mobile +47 916 10 798