Raytheon Designing 100-kW Laser Weapon

Raytheon is developing the preliminary design for a 100 kW-class fiber-laser weapon system under a $10 million contract for the U.S. Army’s High Energy Laser Tactical Vehicle Demonstration (HEL TVD) program. Under HEL TVD, a 100-kW electric laser is to be mounted on a truck—a variant of the Army’s...

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