fire control system


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fire control system

A group of interrelated fire control equipments and/or instruments designed for use with a weapon or group of weapons.
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Noun1.fire control system - naval weaponry consisting of a system for controlling the delivery of fire on a military target
naval weaponry - weaponry for warships
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
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The Zolfaqar-3 also features considerable upgrades to the fire control system, chassis, engine and main gun, with a 125mm autoloader.
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.
No company will get the certificate without ensuring the suitability and efficient functioning of the new fire control system.
The "35 mm Oerlikon Fire Control System Modernization and Procurement Project" aims at performing battle management, command, control, communication and intelligence functions of low altitude air defense missile/gun systems.
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.
The catalyst for proper equipment response in the event of fire is the fire control system, which interfaces with HVAC equipment to ensure appropriate measures are taken in timely sequence.
The agreement, signed at NATO Days 2017 in Ostrava, the Czech Republic, will cover potential local production of key components for the CV90s fire control system, of which Meopta and Saab are subcontractors.
The sea-based 'Samen' surface fire control system is capable of tracking surface and air targets and can trace 40 surface and 1 air targets concurrently.
He emphasized this while speaking as chief guest at the concluding session of the day long training course regarding management of fire fighting and fire control system, organised by the National Productivity Organisation (NPO) of Federal Ministry of Industries and Production here at HCCI Secretariat on Sunday.
This includes the M95/M96 mortar fire control system mounted (MFCS-M), the M150/M151 mortar fire control system-dismounted (MFCS-D), and the M326 mortar stowage kit (MSK).
One of the main factors leading to increase of combat effectiveness of existing armoured vehicles is the use of more advanced fire control system (FCS).
The vehicles carry crews of three, and are equipped with a 105 mm main gun and a state-of-the-art fire control system.

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