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US Navy nears fielding anti-drone lasers on ships

25th March 2019 - 12:00 GMT | by Marc Selinger in Washington, DC

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The US Navy plans to begin fielding a handful of ‘low-power’ lasers on ships this year to test their ability to counter growing threats from hostile UAVs, according to a service official.

The Optical Dazzling Interdictor Navy (ODIN), formerly called the Low Power Module, will probably begin its deployment on ...

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