Spain’s Escribano Launches New Remote Weapon System

  • Our Bureau
  • 10:39 AM, January 7, 2021
  • 2944
Spain’s Escribano Launches New Remote Weapon System
Guardian Lightweight High Impact Turret

Spanish company Escribano Mechanicals & Engineering (EM&E) unveiled its new weapon system, Guardian L-HIT (Lightweight High Impact Turret), recently.

Based on the well-known RWS Guardian 2.0, which integrates weapons of calibres 5.56mm, 7.62mm and 12.7 mm, as well as a grenade launcher MK19, this new development integrates a 30 mm cannon, M230LF. This cannon provides a fire power that is able to shoot down targets more than 3km away. Being a modular and light station; its weight is less than 260 kg.

Especially designed to be integrated on a vast range of platforms and vehicles, the brand-new Guardian L-HIT provides excellent capabilities for short and mid-range defence. At the same time, it has an optimal accuracy when firing due to a newly designed stabilized system in two axes. The Guardian L-Hit offers solution against asymmetric threats.

This RWS can operate on different battlefields. Due to its lightness, it can be integrated on all different kinds of platforms and vehicles.

Also Read

Spanish firm Escribano to Develop Multiplatform Swarm System

January 7, 2021 @ 10:28 AM
FEATURES/INTERVIEWS