Power to Burn

Kemp, Ian
June 2006
Armada International;Jun/Jul2006, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p18
The article updates on the weapons of the U.S. Army. Information on the new laser devices shipped by the U.S. Army Rapid Equipping Force to U.S. soldiers in Iraq is presented. The terms of the 1995 United Nations Protocol on Blinding Laser Weapons is discussed. The plan of the U.S. to develop a powerful chemical oxygen iodine airborne laser for use in ballistic missile defence is mentioned.


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