The fire control system
segment accounted for the largest share of the global artillery systems market in 2017.
"This latest contract for electronic fire control systems
shows Aimpoint has continued to increase our technical capabilities and to offer new cutting-edge products for use by our most prestigious military customers," said Brian Lisankie, president of Aimpoint.
The Zolfaqar-3 also features considerable upgrades to the fire control system
, chassis, engine and main gun, with a 125mm autoloader.
The electric drive system is linked to the fire control system
to minimise the time to target, the plate being able to rotate on 360[degrees] in both directions.
Hej states: "Our integrated fire control system
has a well-documented track record of increased hit performance and accuracy, providing troops with enhanced firepower and mobility in a medium armoured vehicle, and demonstrating effective and lethal operations with Canadian Forces tanks."
The automatic fire control system
sprinkled water immediately.
ASELSAN and SSM signed an agreement for the design and development activities of "Self-Propelled Low Altitude Air Defence Gun System Project" and "35 mm Oerlikon Fire Control System
Modernization and Procurement Project", a statement from ASELSAN said on Thursday.
It will also overhaul the fire control system
with gunner's integrated TOW (tube-launched, optically-tracked, wire-guided) system.
The MFCS-D is a new fire control system
that will be integrated into the 120mm mortar to make the weapon fire more easily and accurately, said Ron Tatusch, Dismounted Mortar System team lead.
Saft's rechargeable 28 V battery systems will power the surveillance, target acquisition and fire control system
for the ITAS system.
Other winners were: the Advanced Field Artillery Tactical Data System developed by Raytheon and the Army; the DDG 1000 Mk57 Vertical Landing System given to Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems and the Navy; and the Portable Excalibur Fire Control System
awarded to the Army and its Armament Research and Development Center.
A SPOKESWOMAN for Communities and Local Government said: "The new fire control system
will better serve the public in today's world and save more lives.