Type 1130 close-in weapon system Weapon Systems // Artillery/Guns // Naval Guns


Country of Origin: China

The 30-mm Type 1130 close-in weapon system (CIWS) is an 11-barel variant of the earlier Type 730. It is designed to protect warships against anti-ship missiles and other aerial threats.  It uses a similar layout to the Type 730, with the centrally mounted gun flanked by an electro-optical sensor ball at the right rear of the turret and a fire-control radar at the left rear. Two drum shaped canisters are fitted one on either side of the gun in the turret. Each holds 1,280 rounds....

 

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