Category Archives: Drone-killing

Drone-killing, dune buggy-mounted laser gets tested overseas

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WASHINGTON — The U.S. Air Force is testing whether lasers mounted on the backs of dune buggies could be the counter-drone weapon the military needs. The High Energy Laser Weapon System, or HELWS, uses directed energy to defeat incoming unmanned aerial systems — a threat that military leaders are increasingly concerned about. Drones can be […]

Drone-killing, dune buggy-mounted laser gets tested overseas

drone-killing,-dune-buggy-mounted-laser-gets-tested-overseas

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Air Force is testing whether lasers mounted on the backs of dune buggies could be the counter-drone weapon the military needs. The High Energy Laser Weapon System, or HELWS, uses directed energy to defeat incoming unmanned aerial systems — a threat that military leaders are increasingly concerned about. Drones can be […]