Laser Canon: US Navy
Once the dream of science fiction writers, this technology is now a reality. pin-point accuracy over great distances without a shell involved. This video is released for public viewing. It can take down a drone or stop a small fast-moving boat on a wide seascape.
Can US Naval Technology Change Warfare?
From this video inset in surely appears so. Imagine a battle cruiser not much larger than a high-speed recreational boat, like those we admired on Miami Vice.
Imagine one hundred of them speeding about on a seascape in a battle situation like those of the Pacific engagements of World War II: one large fleet against another.
This kind of technology is sure to change warfare. Imagine tanks equipped with the same, racing about on a desert floor like those we had in Iraq during Desert Storm.
What about inbound aircraft? Or missiles?
Star Wars is here: It may be that the only end to the increase in technology will be man’s destruction of himself.