Raytheon to Build Directed Energy Antenna Against Airborne threats

December 20, 2023 @ 07:40 AM

Raytheon will design, build and test two high-power microwave (HPM) antenna systems that will use directed energy to defeat airborne threats at the speed of light. The systems are designed to be rugged and transportable for front-line deployment

France Tests High-Energy Anti-drone Laser Weapon from Frigate

June 21, 2023 @ 09:02 AM

The French defense ministry said it conducted live tests of the High Energy Laser with Multiple Applications - Power (HELMA-P) aboard the Navys Horizon-class air defense frigate, Forbin (D620). The test was conducted between June 12-14 in the Mediterranean sea by the Directorate General for Armaments (DGA), the French Navy and...

European Defence Agency Completes TALOS Laser Weapon Project

June 20, 2023 @ 05:51 AM

The European Defence Agency (EDA) has completed a surface-to-air laser system developed under the