Carrier Roosevelt Tests Close-In Weapons System
The aircraft carrier CVN 71 USS Theodore Roosevelt’s close-in weapons system (CIWS) successfully tracked and fired upon a mobile surface target earlier this month during a Combat System Ship Qualification Trial (CSSQT) surface gun exercise (Gunex). The CIWS, a 20mm, radar-guided Gatling gun, fires...
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