Israel Scores Airborne Laser Intercept Breakthrough
June 21, 2021
Israel’s defense industry has achieved a global first by successfully demonstrating that a compact, airborne High Power Laser can shoot down unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). The tests staged over the Mediterranean Sea show that an aircraft as small as an Elbit Systems-owned Cessna Caravan testbed...
Israel Scores Airborne Laser Intercept Breakthrough is available to both Aviation Week & Space Technology and AWIN subscribers.
Subscribe now to read this content, plus receive critical analysis into emerging trends, technological advancements, operational best practices and continuous updates to policy, requirements and budgets.
Already a subscriber to AW&ST or AWIN? Log in with your existing email and password.