Deputy defense Minister Yuri Borisov said that laser weapons will cease to be exotic. According to him, “this is not a pilot or experimental products, and Russia has already adopted weapons based on new physical principles. But what exactly is meant Deputy defense Minister?
– It is, apparently, the airborne laser, ” says military expert Igor KOROTCHENKO. – If simple, is a powerful laser system, which is placed on the platform of a military transport plane. While in the air, he aims a laser at the object destruction. It can be airplanes or satellites of a potential enemy. Laser study disables all of the optics, infrared and other sensors, that is, dazzles the lens of the enemy, depriving him of the ability to perform combat missions. Similar developments are and the United States. There are also created and tested a prototype of the airborne laser. But its main purpose, according to the plans of the Pentagon, the impact on Intercontinental ballistic missiles attacking America. However, American design is far from ideal, and Russian Intercontinental ballistic missiles while can not be afraid. Russian flying laser solve more specific application problems, and does so successfully.
Generally, in accordance with the state program to 2020 the Russian Armed forces will have 70% of new weapons. These goals have been allocated 20 trillion rubles. Modern, well-equipped Russian army is the best insurance policy for at least the next 30 years, guaranteeing the protection of our country against any armed aggression. Along with classic staples such as tanks, planes, artillery guns, and currently is developing weapons operating on new physical principles. This, for example, electromagnetic gun.Related posts: