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Saturday, December 16, 2017

In the United States published a video of the defeat of the drone laser weapon


American Corporation Lockheed Martin has published in his Twitter testing a prototype laser weapon, which was shot down by an unmanned aerial vehicle.

The tests were at the site of the US army white Sands in new Mexico, where he installed a 30-kilowatt laser, ground-based ATHENA.

It is reported that only with this weapon was shot down five UAVs. The record shows that as of the action of the laser beam the drone lights up the tail, with the result that he falls to the ground.

Drones are no match for our ATHENA #laser prototype. We went 5-for-5 in recent testing with @ArmySMDC pic.twitter.com/vnX9Bs8kMQ

— Lockheed Martin (@LockheedMartin) 20 September 2017

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