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July 16, 2019 | Source: National Interest, Task and Purpose, 5 July 2019
Meet "THOR," the Air Force's New Drone-Killing Microwave Gun
It's built to negate swarms of drones," said Program Manager Amber Anderson. "We want to drop many of them at one time without a single leaker getting through." U.S. military...
March 12, 2019 | Source: Wired.com. Rebecca Heilweil, 20 November 2018
The Ingredients Powering the DoD’s New Non-lethal Weapons
WE MAY NEVER know whether Cuba attacked American diplomats with microwave weapons [but we have a good idea, see related article on DOD findings at the bottom]—but we do know...
February 25, 2019 | Source: insidedefense.com, Sara Sirota, 12 February 2019
Air Force Looking for Research on Bioeffects of Directed-Energy Applications
The Air Force Research Laboratory is calling for industry insight into the bioeffects of directed-energy applications, according to a Feb. 12 request for information published on...
February 25, 2019 | Source: http://www.thedrive.com, Joseph Trevithick, 31 October 2018
USMC Wants Truck-Mounted Plasma Weapon to Temporarily Blind, Deafen, and Even Yell At People
The U.S. Marine Corps is pushing ahead with research and development into laser-induced-plasma less-than-lethal weapons that can temporarily blind and deafen individuals, produce...
February 12, 2019 | Source: Army Recognition
U.S. 704th Test Group Successfully Leads Directed Energy Experimentation Campaign
After the success of the first range experiment of the Directed Energy Experimentation Campaign at White Sands Missile Range, in October 2018, the 704th Test Group’s Directed...
December 17, 2018 | Source: Breaking Defense, breakingdefense.com, Sydney J. Freedberg Jr., 16 October 2018
Army Boosts Investment in Lasers
The Army is investing more and more money in lasers to defeat incoming rockets and enemy drones. Across the Air & Missile Defense (AMD) portfolio, “we put over 50 percent of...
November 19, 2018 | Source: Military & Aerospace Electronics, militaryaerospace.com, J.R. Wilson, 1 July 2018
Laser Weapons Show Their Stuff in Real-World Conditions
From surface warships, jet fighter aircraft, military tactical vehicles, to even unmanned systems, laser weapons are demonstrating with increasing frequency that they are ready...
01/15/2019 - 00:00 | Source: DEPS
Joint Conference on T&E Support to Prototyping and Experimentation
his Conference will discuss the practical implications of T&E support to getting "game changing" technologies to the Warfighter. The partnership with DEPS allows for high...
October 8, 2018 | Source: The Epoch Times, theepoctimes.com, 30 May 2018, Joshua Philipp
With Sonic Weapon Attack, China Demonstrates Experimental Program
An employee at the U.S. embassy in Guangzhou, China allegedly suffered mild traumatic brain injury after hearing a vague and abnormal sound, which was revealed in a May 23 health...
September 24, 2018 | Source: FedBizOpps.Gov, fbo.gov, 23 Feb 2018, Department of the Navy
NAVY Solicits Interest for High-Power Microwave (HPM) Vessel Stopping Prototype
The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) is interested in innovative HPM Source technologies and novel antenna concepts that could potentially enhance the...