The contract became the largest one-time contract for the entire more than 200-year history the existence of Kongsberg.
As part of the agreement, the armament modules of Protector RWS, the uninhabited towers (tower-like modules) of Protector MCT, and also the equipment for digital data processing and transmission will be supplied to Qatar.
“It is worth noting that the creation of combat modules of the Protector family is one of the biggest export successes of the military-industrial complex of Norway. From the 2001 of the year, Kongsberg delivered a little less than 20 thousands of sets of these systems to customers in 19 countries. The main importer is the United States, which for almost ten years has already purchased several batches of RWS Protector Crow, ”the article says.