Dismounted infantry/soldier-carried directed energy weapon
A futuristic aircraft fitted with a directed energy weapon
that could engage missiles at the speed of light
The ENR's energy weapon
will not have much effect on Russia for the time being.
BRUSSELS: Has the "energy weapon
" of the 1970's -- the withholding of energy supplies for political ends -- returned?
This constitutes a low energy weapon
and wounds inflicted by a handgun are often survivable.
Designed by America's top-secret Directed Energy Weapon
programme, the Pentagon have dubbed the bomb "the top item in our boutique of capabilities".
Meanwhile, Special Operations Command is working to integrate a 60-kilowatt directed energy weapon
system onto the AC-130 gunship.
The Mthel programme is focusing on developing and testing directed energy weapon
systems capable of detecting, and defeating rockets, artillery and mortars, cruise missiles, short-range ballistic missiles and unmanned aerial vehicles.
[USPRwire, Sat Mar 14 2015] Non-Lethal Weapons Market by Product (Offensive, Direct contact, & Directed energy weapon
), by Technology (Electromagnetic, Mechanical & Kinetic, Acoustic, Ancillary, and Chemical), by End-User (Law enforcement agencies, defense) - Global Forecasts, Trends & Analysis to 2014 - 2020
According to Northrop, their record-breaking electric energy weapon
actually put out slightly better than 105kW in this latest test.
Summary: Has the "energy weapon
" of the 1970s - the withholding of energy supplies for political ends - returned?
Metcalf called the directed energy weapon
, formally known as the AN/SEQ-3 laser weapon system, "next-generation," comparing it to the laser weapon systems installed on USS Ponce in 2014.