Tag: Light Marine Air Defense Integrated System

US Navy’s Energy Weapon Gets First “Kill,” Shoots Iranian Drone

US Navy’s Energy Weapon Gets First “Kill,” Shoots Iranian Drone

iSpeech.org Futurism | Source URL Firing Back In June, Iran’s military shot down one of the U.S. Navy’s $130 million Global Hawk drones, claiming it had veered out of international airspace and into the nation’s territory. Now, the U.S. Navy has returned the favor, using a new directed-energy weapon to disable an […]

A US Navy ship used a new drone-defense system to take down an Iranian drone

A US Navy ship used a new drone-defense system to take down an Iranian drone

iSpeech Andrew Liptak | The Verge | Source URL On Thursday, a US Navy ship in the Persian Gulf reportedly used a new, anti-drone system to take down an Iranian drone that came within a thousand yards, according to Military.com. In a statement, the Department of Defense confirmed that the USS Boxer […]