U.S. Navy Awaits Delivery Of Railgun Prototypes

The U.S. Navy is getting ready to take delivery of prototype electromagnetic railguns from BAE Systems and General Atomics for testing to begin early next year at the Naval Surface Warfare Center at Dahlgren, Va. While operating at muzzle energies similar to the BAE-built laboratory railgun at...

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