ColdFire Details Revealed For Advanced High-Energy Lasers

A target drone is shown with a laser targeting the nose in an image of a Layered Laser Defense System demonstration released by the Office of Naval Research.
Credit: ONR
Rolls-Royce has revealed the first details of a power and thermal management system (PTMS) that provided a unique, continuous firing capability during a demonstration in February of a U.S. Navy-funded, Lockheed Martin high-energy laser (HEL). The reveal of the ColdFire PTMS, which is driven by a 450...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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