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US Navy Wants Laser Weapon System On Ships By 2014
2013-04-09 11:26:45

The US Navy believes the time to embrace the future is now and is looking to mount a weaponized laser on one of their ships. The laser weapon system, or LaWS, has been in testing for several years and now the pentagon believes it can effectively be used to bring down slow-flying drones and injure nearby ships.

2013-02-04 23:00:06

Leading high-power laser provider nLIGHT Corporation (nLIGHT) today announced that it has released its CW/QCW Fiber Laser. Vancouver, WA (PRWEB) February 04,

2011-08-22 07:00:00

Leading high-power semiconductor laser provider nLIGHT Corporation (nLIGHT) today announced it has received $17.5 million in fully subscribed Series E financing.

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2011-04-11 12:50:00

A high-energy laser (HEL) has been fired by the US Navy from one of its ships for the first time.

2011-01-20 07:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Oclaro, Inc.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.