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Singapore Airshow 2020: ST Engineering pushes updated Adder Micro RWS for UGV integration

17 February 2020

The Adder Micro remote weapon station seen armed with two Ultimax 5.56 mm light machine guns and integrated to a locally developed tracked unmanned ground vehicle chassis. Source: Jane’s/Kelvin Wong

Singapore-based defence prime ST Engineering unveiled its updated Adder Micro remote weapon station (RWS), which has been optimised for unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) applications, at the Singapore Airshow 2020 exhibition held from 11-16 February.

According to company specifications, the Adder Micro RWS weighs less than 50 kg and is equipped with a servo-driven twin weapon cradle that can accommodate a variety of small arms, although the version showcased at the event is armed with two 5.56 mm Ultimax 100 light machine guns (LMGs). Each weapon is fed by a 100 rd drum magazine.

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