KONGSBERG REMOTE WEAPON SYSTEMS
KONGSBERG is the world’s leading provider of Remote Weapon Systems (RWS) and has to date delivered more than 20.000 PROTECTOR Remote Weapon Systems to 26 nations.
The PROTECTOR family of Remote Weapon Systems are suitable for any mission whether on land or at sea. Integrated on mobile or static platforms, the systems enable remote operation of payloads ranging from small caliber weapons to medium caliber automatic cannons. The system is modular, and all of the different variants of the PROTECTOR family share the same baseline technology.
The PROTECTOR family includes the RS2, RS4 and RS6 Remote Weapon Stations, - with weapons from light machine guns (5.56mm) to light cannons (30mmx113mm). It also includes the Remote Turrets, - designed for medium caliber cannons like 30mmx173mm and 40mmx180mm.
For the last 20 years KONGSBERG has delivered more than 20.000 PROTECTOR Remote Weapon Systems to a total of 26 nations. This includes the major US program Commonly Remotely Operated Weapon Station (CROWS). CROWS is a US Army Program of Record for acquisition and sustainment of Remote Weapon Stations for all U.S. Army vehicle programs.