Testing Moves Navy Closer to Lasers for Ship Self-Defense

Testing Moves Navy Closer to Lasers for Ship Self-Defense

By Geraldine Cook
April 18, 2011

The Office of Naval Research and its industry partner marked a milestone for the Navy by successfully testing a solid-state, high-energy laser (HEL) from a surface ship, which disabled a small target vessel, on 6 April.

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