RUAG Defence has won an international tender for the new technology shooting simulator for the Stgw 90 assault rifle (SSim Stgw 90 NT) of the Swiss Army. The contract to manufacture the shooting simulator, which gives a realistic representation of combat behaviour, was signed late of 2015.
The SSim Stgw 90 NT (Schiesssimulator zum Sturmgewehr 90 Neue Technologie), which is Based on Gladiator G11 technology is part of the RP15 armaments program. The shooting simulator for the Stgw 90 assault rifle, used since 1993, will be replaced by SSim Stgw 90 NT. The Swiss Army is acquiring 500 sets of 10 SSim Stgw 90 NT, including accessories and logistics.
With the SSim Stgw 90 NT system, shooting simulations can be conducted in reciprocal exercises to give a realistic impression of combat situations without the need for live shooting.