Thursday, January 28, 2021

Topic: laser

Leaked photo of Russian high-powered laser weapon hit the Internet

Images of a new Russian mobile, high-power laser weapon system have appeared on social media. Leaked images shared on social media this morning are currently stoking speculation about...

U.S. military receives first upgraded Boeing’s compact lasers

Aerospace giant Boeing has announced that it has upgraded and delivered the first batch of previously deployed Compact Laser Weapon System (CLWS) units to a U.S. Department...

Chief of Naval Operations: directed energy weapons are not science fiction

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO), Adm. Mike Gilday during a visit to Naval Support Facility Dahlgren, Virginia stated, that laser weapons and high-velocity projectiles were not science...

Rheinmetall to develop a key component of future Bundeswehr laser gun

German weapons maker Rheinmetall was awarded a contract from the German procurement authorities to develop a key future laser weapon system component. The details were given in...

Hanwha unveils promising new laser weapon system

South Korean conglomerate Hanwha Group first publicly displayed the new family of laser weapon systems during DX Korea 2020, a defense exhibition. Unveiled at this year’s South Korea's...

U.S. Army gets one step closer to laser gun system

The Stryker combat vehicle integrated with a laser weapon system is one step closer to becoming a reality. Last week, the Assistant Secretary of the Army - Acquisition,...

Boeing’s mobile laser gun successfully defended convoy against drones

Boeing announced that its new mobile laser gun system, commonly known as Compact Laser Weapon System,  successfully tested at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada. During a Sept. 3...

Pentagon’s No.1 weapons supplier shows air-based laser weapon

Pentagon’s No.1 weapons supplier Lockheed Martin Corp has released the short video that showed battlefield-ready laser system that will enable users to neutralize threats at the speed...

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Russia develops next-generation heavy interceptor

Russia's main state-owned industrial conglomerate Rostec has confirmed the development of a next-generation long-range interceptor to replace an aging fleet of MiG-31 fighter jets. According to...

U.S. Army first operational unit receives newest version of Apache helicopter

The U.S. Army has reported that its first operational unit has received the latest version of the legendary Apache Apache attack helicopter. According to a recent service...

Elbit System secures $172 million contract for light tanks

Israeli defense contractor Elbit System has announced on Tuesday that it was awarded a contract valued at approximately $172 million to supply light tanks to...

Wreckage of Russia’s new missile was found in Syria

Images have started to show up on social media showing the wreckage of a Russian modern guided missile system that was found in Syria. Pictures...

German Air Force phases out aging Airbus A310 MRT aircraft

The German Air Force, or Luftwaffe, has started the process of decommissioning its special convertible version of the Airbus A310 plane, called the A310...