Airborne Laser Kills Missile in Test

Posted February 13th, 2010 by AlphaPatriot and filed in War, Terrorism,& the Military
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The Airborne Laser Testbed (ALTB) is an experimental military program that intends to destroy missiles with a basketball-sized laser beam mounted on a modified 747. The military performed a successful test earlier this week:

An explanation of the technology can be found in this video.

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