Demonstration Will Test Laser Defense System for Ships

March 2010
Sea Power;Mar2010, Vol. 53 Issue 3, p40
The article offers information on the Maritime Laser Demonstration (MLD) program of the U.S. Office of Naval Research to address the development of laser defense system for the U.S. Navy. It says that the program is a weapons system demonstration that will test the elements of laser weapon in sea. It mentions that the program passed the reviews for critical design and safety made by the representatives of the U.S. Navy. Moreover, the said program will have two demonstrations before 2010 ends.


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