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NATO Puts Raytheon’s Updated Seasparrow Missile Through Live-Fire Test

NATO Puts Raytheon's Updated Seasparrow Missile Through Live-Fire Test - top government contractors - best government contracting event

NATO’s Seasparrow Project Office has completed the first live-fire test of Raytheon‘s Evolved Seasparrow Missile system that was equipped with a new active guidance seeker. The demonstration flight saw the ESSM Block 2 variant intercept a BQM-74E Chukar aerial target drone from Northrop Grumman and came a year after completion of controlled test vehicle …

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Breaking Defense: DARPA, AFRL to Test-Fire General Atomics-Built Laser in January

Breaking Defense: DARPA, AFRL to Test-Fire General Atomics-Built Laser in January - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency and the Air Force Research Laboratory will perform in January live-fire tests on a General Atomics-built laser weapon that works to generate up to 150 kilowatts of energy, Breaking Defense reported Monday. Richard Whittle writes the High Energy Liquid Laser Area Defense System based-laser platform will …

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