Americans create combat laser

US military experts are working on a super weapon.

7 October 2015 14:42

Lockheed Martin company has started developing combat lasers for the US Army. The power of «future weapon " is 60 kW. Unique weapon can be modified by adding new emitters to increase power up to 120 kW.

The price will be low. The producing company has confirmed the laser module to be easy and hardly breakable. Experts also confirm the presence of the spectral beam technology, which provides high efficiency in target destruction. A device of this type requires 50% less energy than the solid-state lasers.