14/04/2017 21:18

IDEF-2017: ASELSAN to present SARP Dual for the first time

ASELSAN’s Stabilized Advanced Remote Weapon Platforms, can be integrated to tactical vehicles for mobile applications against asymmetric threats or it can be used as a stationary weapon system in applications such as protection of critical assets or borders.

SARP-DUAL is an extension of the existing SARP system. 7.62mm machine gun, 12.7mm machine gun or 40mm automatic grenade launcher can be integrated to it as a main gun, whereas 7.62mm machine gun can also be integrated to it as a secondary gun.

SARP-DUAL, developed indigeniusly by ASELSAN in the beginning of 2017, introduces improved ballistic computations, stabilized turret firing capability on-the-move, automatic target tracking, manual operation and control ability when required.

STANAG 4569 Level 1 or 2 can be applied optionally to SARP-DUAL and it has high level of ammunition capacity (12.7x99mm>400 ea, 7.62x51mm>1000 ea, 40x53mm >80 ea; 7.62x51mm>400 ea for secondary gun).

In the first half of 2017, the integration of SARP-DUAL to the armored tactical vehicle KİRPİ is completed, and SARP-DUALs are now under contract between ASELSAN ve BMC.