Belgium-based FN Herstal, one of the world's leading firearms manufacturers, has developed a new comprehensive FN® Airborne Digital Suite to meet challenging market demands and expectations on integrating machine guns into modern platforms.
The FN® Airborne Digital Suite provides military forces with the highest level of operational capability.
This new fully digital ITAR-free suite is fully in line with FN Herstal's strategy to further develop its customizable Integrated Weapon Systems for Airborne applications.
It comprises of 3 complementary and interconnected components:
The FN® D-Pod can be operated by either FN® D-PC or on-board non-FN Armament Management System. It allows rapid reconfiguration of helicopters or subsonic aircraft between missions.
The FN® Airborne Digital Suite belongs to and takes benefit of the comprehensive range of FN Herstal's integrated weapon systems based on 4 pillars: Airborne Fixed-Forward Firing Solutions, Airborne Crew Served Weapon Solutions, Land and Sea Mounted Weapon Solutions and Remote Weapon Stations.
The FN® Airborne Digital Suite is showcased at Farnborough International Airshow, Hall 1, Belgian Pavilion, FN Herstal's booth 1395, July 16-21.