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Raytheon to build high-energy laser prototypes

7th August 2019 - 12:30 GMT | by The Shephard News Team


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Raytheon is to build two prototype high-energy laser weapon system (HELWS) systems to be deployed to troops overseas under a US Air Force contract announced on 5 August.

The HELWS will be designed to destroy hostile UAS. The system uses pure energy to detect, identify and instantly take down UAS ...

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