ATK Unveils Modular Advanced Weapon System

22 February 2011 (Last Updated February 22nd, 2011 18:30)

ATK has unveiled a new Modular Advanced Weapon System (MAWS) at the International Defence Exhibition & Conference being held in Abu Dhabi, UAE. MAWS, developed in partnership with the US Navy, is an Integrated Weapon System solution that is modular and provides superior targeting for

ATK has unveiled a new Modular Advanced Weapon System (MAWS) at the International Defence Exhibition & Conference being held in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

MAWS, developed in partnership with the US Navy, is an Integrated Weapon System solution that is modular and provides superior targeting for shipboard and ground engagement.

The system can be quickly integrated into surface warships and ground combat platforms as well as light, medium, and heavy machine guns with armament options that include the M230LF cannon, a link-fed variant of the M230 cannon.