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The Goalkeeper Close in Weapons System
The Goalkeeper Close in Weapons System

A highly effective automatic Close In Weapons System (CIWS) designed to shoot down missiles and aircraft which have evaded the outer layers of a ship's defences. Designed in Holland as an autonomous system, Goalkeeper has its own radars, fire control computers and a seven barrel 30mm Gatling gun firing 4200 rounds per minute - that's 70 rounds per second. The system is designed to automatically engage targets between 350 and 1500 metres away.