US manufacturer Lockheed Martin is involved in the development of the laser system. The weapon is expected to be made operational in the second half of the next decade.

The US Air Force has reported a successful test of a laser weapons system that effectively shot down several airborne missiles.

The trial took place on 23 April at the White Sands testing area in New Mexico, where the system downed the projectiles using so-called Self-Protect High Energy Laser Demonstrator (SHiELD).

The technology is currently operated from the ground, but the finalised version of the system is expected to be fitted onto aircraft.

The weapon is supposed to ensure the safety of US Air Force fighter aircraft and be able to intercept air-to-air and ground-to-air missiles.

 

Source: Sputnik

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Nigel Woo
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Only you dare to believe US technology cos TR-2 that use laser to uplift itself already proven were B.S.

Why? Cos lights behave like spring and could not force out thrust.

Nigel Woo
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Nigel Woo

Its very easy to prove lights move like twister and bound like spring. You just need a magnifying glass and a piece of card. Then went out to the sun. And then find the dot on the floor and expand it. Then put the card in between to find the dot. And then move the card further to expand the dot without moving the magnifying glass. That mean the lights that went thru the magnifying glass formed 3 spot (the expanded dot on the floor, the dot concentrated on the 1st card and an expanded dot on the adjusted card.… Read more »

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BOOK OF LIFE is a science book that dont exist in human world, then how to see someone cannot tell how light behave.
That is why, how human use light to lies about their finding cannot get pass me.

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Your finding were based on shooting airborne missile but for protecting the plane from being hit by missile. Then, where you should put your laser! At the back, when missile chasing the plane. But the subject were so huge, what if the missile targeting the head but laser at the tail. And the beam of laser must be far enough, so the missile explosion would not impact the plane like what plane usual use as flare to divert missile. This posting of finding indeed sound funny to me, to be precise cos the whole thing were about what install at… Read more »

Nigel Woo
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Ground to air missile wont chase your tail but the body or the head of the plane. Then how you bend your plane so the missile would hit the tail?

You presume, now is airwolf era?
Missile now at hypersonic speed unless your laser protection coming out from the plane at every direction. By then, everyone would be asking, w*f you created?

Nigel Woo
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Nigel Woo

What? You dont think the content of the posting, sound funny?
Maybe me is crazy, just you cannot convince someone, where your laser should be located since it meant for protecting the plane from missile.

Daeshbags-Sux
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“What? You dont think the content of the posting, sound funny?”
=> No, it sounds like from someone with pre-psychotic problems.

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“but for protecting the plane from being hit by missile. Then, where you should put your laser! At the back, when missile chasing the plane. But the subject were so huge, what if the missile targeting the head but laser at the tail” => If they -the most likely to happen- mount it into a pod with a turret, similar in principle to a laser designation pod : It lets some serious angle possibilities…And it’s feasible to consider 2 turrets. The pod might be bigger : it’s more likely to use chemical energy. What did think? That they will integrate… Read more »

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“BOOK OF LIFE is a science book that dont exist in human world” => nor it exists in other worlds until proven. LASER = “Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation”. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Laser Sorry for you, the first was only built in 1960. Since you’ve been dropped in the world of today after having been caught into a wormhole after the CERN (European Centre for Nuclear Research) did a time travel experiment, thanks to the LHC (Large Hadron Collider) that projected you from the Sumerian era when you were a priest of Anunnaki, 1st to the 7th century in Arabia where… Read more »

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What TR-2 are you talking about?
Gasuden (Hitachi) TR-2?
http://www.oldtokyo.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/scan0004-3.jpg
Grumman TR-2?
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Triumph TR2?
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Tomb Raider 2 (TR-2)?
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For now, the laser propulsion aircraft ceiling record is… 70m/230ft 😉