KONGSBERG is the world’s leading provider of Remote Weapon Stations (RWS) providing flexible system solutions that meet our customer’s specific requirements. Through world class innovation, program execution and customer understanding we aim to provide high-tech systems for enhanced situational awareness and protection of personnel and property in high risk areas.
The PROTECTOR family of Remote Weapon Stations are systems suitable for any missions whether on land or at sea, on mobile or static platforms for 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 RWS share the same baseline technology.
The PROTECTOR Remote Weapon Station (RWS) is a proven product based on millions of hours of operational experience in combat zones combined with a close cooperation with Defense Forces world wide. The PROTECTOR has an unprecedented Operational Readiness Rate of 99%.
The PROTECTOR RWS is built for operation in extreme environmental conditions with capabilities that allow soldiers to operate from a protected position using stabilized precision optics and laser to observe, detect and engage targets with increased accuracy and reduced collateral damage.
The fully stabilized system provides unmatched observation and engagement capabilities where the gunner is enabled to keep his sights on target, independent of the ballistic solution for the weapon in use.