Latest Tactical High Energy Laser Stories

2010-02-12 13:20:00

The Missile Defense Agency demonstrated the potential use of directed energy to defend against ballistic missiles when the Airborne Laser Testbed (ALTB) successfully destroyed a boosting ballistic missile.

2009-08-13 13:10:00

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif., Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) announced today that the Beam Control/Fire Control system for the U.S.

2008-12-01 12:05:00

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) announced today that the U.S.

2006-08-15 14:12:24

By Jim Wolf HUNTSVILLE, Alabama (Reuters) - The P

2006-08-15 14:10:00

Pentagon's Missile Defense Agency has begun working with Israel to help find ways to counter enemy rockets, a much shorter-range threat than the "Star Wars" mission to block ballistic missiles for which is it known.

2006-07-20 00:40:00

Israel's latest military operations reflect a fighting machine bolstered by U.S. weaponry, jet fuel and technology transfers -- and more is on its way.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.