Accession Number : ADA310542
Title : Development of Tactical Air Defense Laser Weapons at Home and Abroad: An Outline,
Corporate Author : NATIONAL AIR INTELLIGENCE CENTER WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH
Personal Author(s) : Ji, Shifan
PDF Url : ADA310542
Report Date : MAY 1996
Pagination or Media Count : 18
Abstract : This article describes tactical missile defense as an important task of modern air defense and tactical air defense laser weapons as effective weapons. It also details the history and present condition of laser weapons developed by the three branches of the U.S. Armed Forces and briefs the research and development of laser weapons in the Soviet Union, Germany, France and the People's Republic of China.
Descriptors : *AIR DEFENSE, *FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY, *LASER WEAPONS, *CHINA, USSR, ANTIMISSILE DEFENSE SYSTEMS, FRANCE, GERMANY, TRANSLATIONS, TACTICAL WARFARE.
Subject Categories : Defense Systems
Directed Energy Weapons
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE