BAE systems signed a contract with US navy in order to deliver them four additional advance technology MK 45 guns.The signed contract also demands for the up gradation of the range of the guns along with firepower.
These MK Mod 4 naval guns are more convenient for the US navy in their naval missions because they are automatic,light in weight and can be easy deployable .Apart from US ,10 other nations also have the access and use of these modernized guns.
The highly advanced digital technology and electronics used in these guns help them to increase their firing energy as they are considered to be larger caliber guns of the manufacturing industry and are more adaptable to the advance munitions or projectiles.