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All Systems Go: Navy’s Laser Weapon Ready for Summer Deployment

All Systems Go: Navy’s Laser Weapon Ready for Summer Deployment

Navy engineers are making final adjustments to a laser weapon prototype that will be the first of its kind to deploy aboard a ship late this summer. The prototype, an improved version of the Laser Weapon System (LaWS), will be […]


MBDA Laser Demonstrator Proves Its Air Defence Capabilities

MBDA Laser Demonstrator Proves Its Air Defence Capabilities

On 9th October 2012, MBDA Germany completed a further major step towards a laser weapon system capable of providing air defence. For the first time, the company‚Äôs high-energy laser demonstrator was used to demonstrate the complete deployment sequence in countering […]


ONR Solicits Bids for Solid-State Laser Weapons for Ships

ONR Solicits Bids for Solid-State Laser Weapons for Ships

The Office of Naval Research (ONR) continues to seek industry proposals to develop an affordable solid-state laser weapon prototype for Navy ships, part of a broad agency announcement published Aug. 14. “We are in the process of developing a laser […]


New ONR Program Aims to Develop Solid-State Laser Weapons for Ships

New ONR Program Aims to Develop Solid-State Laser Weapons for Ships

To help Sailors defeat small boat threats and aerial targets without using bullets, the Office of Naval Research (ONR) wants to develop a solid-state laser weapon prototype that will demonstrate multi-mission capabilities aboard a Navy ship, officials announced May 8. […]


 
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