LWSPH Low Weight Self Propelled Howitzer


Singapore Technologies Kinetics is developing the LWSPH program, a 7 ton system utilizing a 39 Cal 155 gun mounted on a light, air transportable chassis which can be delivered by C-130 aircraft and heavy lift helicopters. The system is powered by a turbocharged intercooled diesel engine, and mounted on a lightweight chassis for rapid deployment. The gun can utilize standard projectiles to a range of 19km or extended range ERFB munitions firing 2 – 6 rounds per minute to a maximum range of up to 30km.