AFRL official: High-power microwave prototypes to be delivered this year

By Sara Sirota  
March 21, 2019 at 3:54 PM
Following successful testing, the Air Force is pressing forward with an ambitious effort to field directed-energy weapons and expects high-power microwave prototypes to be delivered this year, according to a senior Air Force Research Laboratory official. "We are pretty much the acknowledged center of gravity for high-power microwave weapons [science and technology] in the services, and we were able to get some funding from [the Office of the Secretary of Defense] on behalf of all the services to build some...

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