Centurion Goes on Show
Raytheon’s battle-proven Land-based Phalanx Weapon System (LPWS), now known as Centurion, was shown for the first time in public at this year’s DSEi. Developed by Raytheon Missile Systems, Centurion takes the basic Phalanx Block 1B mounting–featuring a 20 mm B61A1 Gatling gun with Ku-band search-and-track radars and electro-optical sensor–and packages it into a deployable and fully self-contained system. Phalanx was first tested for counter-rocket, artillery and mortar...
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