Manufacturer: Saab Bofors Dynamics  
Product type: Turrets  
Name: Remote controlled weapon station  

The Trackfire RWS is based on over 40 years of developing stabilised Electro-Optic platforms for the land and naval arenas. The user benefits from a next-generation, lightweight, fully stabilised and remotely operated weapon and sensor system which provides cutting edge performance in both of these domains. The Trackfire RWS is designed for use on all types of military platforms, including vehicles, vessels and static emplacements.

The ergonomic controls of Trackfire ensure an extremely simple and effective learning process and has been based User feedback. The open system interfaces provide flexibility when it comes to coupling to other systems on the host platform.

The Trackfire RWS has been designed for use on every type of military vehicle and vessel in accordance with demanding User requirements. The system can be adapted and integrated to fit all operations, making it a key component whether on land or sea.

Flexibility is the key to the success of the Trackfire RWS. Compact and modular, it has the capabilities to be integrated into a wide range of platforms. Adaptable to every situation, Trackfire has the ability to be tailored to meet the particular needs of every mission. A building block design philosophy ensures that Trackfire RWS can be configured and deployed to meet any threat whatever the conditions.

Soldiers today face a constantly evolving battlefield and must react instantly to the demands of every situation. Saab offers critical solutions, capable of responding to the threat whatever form it may take. The Trackfire RWS is one such solution: delivering affordable capability across all sectors of the Firepower, Protection and Mobility paradigm.

The Trackfire RWS provides exceptional capabilities across the full operational spectrum and enhances force multiplication through reliability, superior hit performance and modular enhancement. The Trackfire RWS consists of the following components:

Human-machine interface (HMI):

Consisting of the Fire Control Panel (FCP), Control Handle (CH) and Gunners Display (GD), the HMI is simple to operate, ergonomic and multi-functional.


Trackfire can mount a wide range of small, medium and heavy machine guns, as well as automatic grenade launchers and non-lethal effects (NLE). Many of these weapon cans be mounted simultaneously to provide a graded effect solution.

Sensor module (SM):

Enables a wide range of day and night fire control capabilities to be integrated within a common housing. The SM can also be configured with a wash/wipe and/or de-icing system.

Optional enhancements are wide-ranging and include the following:

  • Video Tracker Module (VTM)

  • Smoke Grenade Launchers (SGL)

  • Integrated laser trainer to provide realistic, low cost training

  • Coaxial weapon mounting (includes Non Lethal Effects)

  • Dual Command functionality

  • Defensive Aides Suite (DAS) integration

  • Appliqué armour

  • Laser designator

  • Specialised Electro Optics (EO)

  • Signature Management Suite

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CV90105 (Light tank)
Nimr-II (Armoured car)

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