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2014-08-17 23:01:17

It provides an insights into regional trends on spending, analyzes market size of Europe, and also provides data on spending pattern by the sub-sector. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-directed-energy-weapon-8719150031.html (PRWEB) August 17, 2014 Europe contributes about 18% to the world’s military spending. This massive procurement has helped boost its directed energy weapon market as well. It accounted for 24.80% of the world’s market share for directed energy...

2014-08-14 23:02:47

The technology segment is further segmented into high-energy laser, high-power microwave, and particle beam. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/south-america-directed-energy-weapon-2090877330.html (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 The directed energy weapon market in Latin America is estimated at $8.87 million in 2014. Latin America has good relations and strategic partnerships with the Middle East. This has helped Latin America to increase its defense industry. Latin America is modernizing...

2014-08-13 23:03:11

It provides an insights into regional trends on spending, analyzes market size of North America, and also data on spending pattern by the sub-sector. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-directed-energy-weapon-2528023437.html (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 North America is the chief investor and procurer of directed energy weapons from past few years. The directed energy weapon market in North America is estimated at $2.77 billion in 2014. The North American directed...

2014-08-13 08:20:59

U.S. Marine Corps field testing vehicle-based laser weapons EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Laser weapon systems moved a step closer to reality with the award of an $11 million contract to Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN). Under an Office of Naval Research program, Raytheon will develop a vehicle-based laser device capable of defeating low-flying threats such as enemy drones. The Ground Based Air Defense (GBAD) Directed Energy On-the-Move Future Naval Capabilities...

2014-06-20 12:25:34

DUBLIN, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cpq6dc/directed_energy) has announced the addition of the "Global Directed Energy Weapon (Defense, Homeland Security) Market Forecast - Forecasts and Analysis to 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 A Directed Energy Weapon (DEW) system is capable of selecting discrete targets which operate at the speed of light and cause disruptive effects to...

2014-04-15 23:06:36

Directed Energy Weapons Market provides an analysis of the factors that drive the market, restrain the growth of the market, and the challenges faced by the industry. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/directed-energy-weapon-market-19132295.html (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 According to the market research report "Directed Energy Weapon Market Forecast and Analysis by Technology (HEL, HPM, Particle Beam), Product (Lethal, Non-Lethal), Application (Defense, Homeland Security)...

2014-04-09 12:21:43

DUBLIN, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/rrh5gn/directed_energy) has announced the addition of the "Directed Energy Weapon Market Forecast and Analysis - Global Forecasts and Analysis to 2020" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/rrh5gn/directed_energy ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) A Directed Energy Weapon...

2014-03-25 08:20:52

DALLAS, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the market research report "Directed Energy Weapon Market Forecast and Analysis by Technology (HEL, HPM, Particle Beam), Product (Lethal, Non-Lethal), Application (Defense, Homeland Security) & by Geography (North America, Europe, Latin America, APAC, Middle East) - Global Forecasts and Analysis to 2013-2020" , published by MarketsandMarkets, the directed energy weapon market is projected to cross $18.42 Billion by 2020,...

2011-06-14 13:44:00

WALTHAM, Mass., June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has acquired key business assets of Ktech Corporation to expand its capabilities and opportunities in the non-kinetic effects markets. The transaction is not expected to materially impact Raytheon's sales or earnings in the second quarter or full year 2011. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Located in Albuquerque, N.M., Ktech will become part of Raytheon Company's Missile Systems business. "Ktech's...

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2011-02-18 07:10:00

The invention of the laser -- more than 50 years ago -- that has turned up in everything from Compact Discs to laser pointers, now has a new enemy: the "antilaser" -- the first device capable of trapping and terminating laser beams. The device was created by a team of researchers from Yale University and is capable of absorbing an incoming laser beam entirely. But the antilaser was not developed as a defense against high-power laser weapons, said the researchers. While such a device seems...


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