Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Topic: laser

Turkey to unveil new laser weapon system

Turkish defense firm Meteksan Defence Industry Inc. has announced that it developed a new ground-based laser system, called NAZAR.  As noted by the company, the NAZAR, one of...

U.S. Army evaluates laser-equipped Stryker combat vehicle

The U.S. Army is on a path to choose an enduring high-tech laser weapon system that will offer lethality against unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and rockets, artillery...

British nanotech company to provide U.S. military with counter laser tech

The U.S. Department of Defense has awarded Advanced Material Development (AMD) contract to develop counter laser film coatings for optical applications such as soldiers’ goggles. UK nanotech company...

U.S. Marine Corps taps Boeing to sustain Compact Laser Weapon System units

Aerospace giant Boeing announced that it was awarded a $2.5 million contract by the U.S. Marine Corps to sustain the service’s Compact Laser Weapon System (CLWS) units. In...

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...

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