Tag: Lasers

The US Marines want to mount powerful lasers on vehicles that can stun or attack out-of-control crowds

The US Marines want to mount powerful lasers on vehicles that can stun or attack out-of-control crowds

https://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech Jared Keller | Task & Purpose via Business Insider | Source URL The Marine Corps is on the hunt for a vehicle-mounted laser system that can produce “sustainable and controllable plasma at range” for the purposes of crowd control, according to a U.S. government solicitation. A Small Business Innovation […]

US Army developing laser system to beam power to drones to keep them in the air indefinitely

Text to Speech Mark Prigg | The Daily Mail | Source URL US Army researchers are developing ‘everlasting’ drones that can stay patrolling the skies indefinitely. Instead of returning to base to recharge their batteries, a laser system could simply ‘beam’ power to them. The US Army’s Communications-Electronics Research, Development […]

Lockheed Martin Destroys Drones in Latest Laser Weapons Demo

https://www.ispeech.org Gizmodo Lasers are the future of war. And if this new video by defense company Lockheed Martin is any indication, that future is pretty damn close. Lockheed released a video showing off its latest tests of the 30-kilowatt class ATHENA (Advanced Test High Energy Asset) laser weapons system at the White […]