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  • Dynetics, Lockheed to Collaborate on Army Laser Weapon System Development - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Dynetics, Lockheed to Collaborate on Army Laser Weapon System Development

    Lockheed Martin will participate in a Dynetics-led consortium that has received a $10 million contract to further develop a weapon system as part of the U.S. Army‘s High Energy Laser Tactical Vehicle Demonstrator program. Team Dynetics proposed a HEL TVD system that will employ subsystems designed to function in rugged operational environments, Lockheed said Monday. The industry […] More

  • Lockheed to Help Army Build, Test Electric Laser - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed to Help Army Build, Test Electric Laser

    Lockheed Martin will work with the U.S. Army to design, build and test a 60-kilowatt electric laser under a $25 million contract as the military seeks to acquire laser technology for countering rockets, artillery, mortars and unmanned aerial vehicles. The company aims for its laser to use several rugged fiber laser modules to generate a single output […] More

  • Boeing Tests Electric Laser Weapon for DoD; Michael Rinn Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Boeing Tests Electric Laser Weapon for DoD; Michael Rinn Comments

    A Boeing solid-state laser system achieved power and beam quality standards in a recent test under the Pentagon’s robust electric laser initiative. The device generated more than 30 kilowatts or almost 30 percent of the electric power required for military laser weapons during the demonstration, Boeing said Tuesday. “In order to be truly viable as […] More

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