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Ray Guns and Laser Weapon Technology
August 18, 2015
US Missile Defense Agency Developing Laser Drone
Moscow (Sputnik) Aug 18, 2015
The Pentagon's Missile Defense System is working on plans to develop a high-altitude, long-endurance drone armed with a compact, electrically powered laser capable of shooting down ballistic missiles. The original Airborne Laser Testbed (ALTB) was a Boeing 747 with a crew and tanks of toxic chemicals to generate power. That Pentagon mothballed the aircraft in 2012, after more than 15 years of development. Now the Pentagon is taking the ALTB off the shelf with the plan of implementing the tec ... read more

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Prototype nEUROn combat drone put to the test

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Army produces laser weapon demonstrator
U.S. Army engineers have developed a laser weapon that has proved successful at destroying 60mm mortar rounds and unmanned aerial vehicles. ... more
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US Air Force to Equip Fighter Jets with Laser Weapons by 2022
If you were beginning to lose hope that futuristic laser weapons would ever become a reality - it's 2015, people! - then you may be in luck. The US Air Force is working on it, and could be attaching ... more
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Lockheed demos new high-power laser weapon
A 30-kilowatt fiber laser weapon system from Lockheed Martin successfully disabled a vehicle engine from a distance of more than one mile. ... more
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Boeing to improve laser beam weapon accuracy
A beam control system for enhanced accuracy of laser weapons on warships is to be designed and developed by Boeing under a U.S. Navy contract. ... more
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USS Ponce: Navy tests laser weapon in Persian Gulf
The U.S. Navy on Wednesday announced it successfully tested its first laser weapon aboard the USS Ponce in the Persian Gulf. ... more
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Northrop Grumman announces new Viper anti-missile laser
A new laser for use on all directed infrared counter-measure systems on military aircraft has been introduced by Northrop Grumman's Laser Systems business unit. ... more
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China unveils laser to shoot down low-flying drones: report
China has developed a highly accurate laser weapon system that can shoot down light drones at low altitude, state media reported. ... more
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Laser turret for fighter aircraft tested
An aircraft laser turret to expand the weapon's effectiveness on fighter aircraft has been flight tested by Lockheed Martin. ... more
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Laser weapon engages targets despite adverse weather conditions
A high-energy laser demonstrator from Boeing has successfully engaged numerous aerial targets in adverse weather conditions. ... more
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