Medium-Calibre Remote-Controlled to Protect Ships

Withington, Thomas
October 2010
Armada International;Oct/Nov2010, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p34
The article reports on several remote-controlled turrets for naval forces. They include the Lemur from BAE Systems that integrates a remote-controlled weapon station into a gyro-stabilised electro-optical sight and is intended to participate in the whole spectrum of conflict. Another is the Mk 38 Mod 2 weapon that uses Rafael's 25-mm Typhoon Mk 25 Naval Stabilised Weapon Station. The Raytheon Phalanx has the ability to shred incoming anti-ship missiles to pieces.


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