Hot off the press from Janes[browser-shot width=”600″ url=”http://www.janes.com/article/36180/mk-45-mod-4-gun-in-frame-for-uk-s-type-26-programme#”]
The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) has earmarked BAE Systems’ Mk 45 Mod 4 5-inch (127 mm)/62-calibre gun system to meet the Maritime Indirect Fire System (MIFS) requirement for the Royal Navy’s (RN’s) Type 26 Global Combat Ship
Read more about the potential equipment fits on the Type 26 Global Combat Ship[browser-shot width=”600″ url=”https://www.thinkdefence.co.uk/2012/08/the-type-26-global-combat-ship-2/”]
and from BAE
Did we really think the designers and manufacturers of the the Type 26, BAE, were not going to pick a BAE gun?
Good news though