Sci-Fi Visions

Tactical Laser Weapon Module Can Laserify Almost Anything

Alex KlokusApril 21st 2015
  • Small, versatile, and completely self-contained, it turns anything onto which you stick it into a powerful laser weapon.
  • General Atomics’ Tactical Laser Weapon Module is one of those pieces of futuristic technology that can show up out of nowhere at a military expo.
  • This laser weapon has output energies (that’s output, not total power in the system) ranging from 75 kilowatts all the way up to 300 kilowatts. To put that in perspective, about a year ago we wrote about how Lockheed was using a portable fiber laser to shoot down rockets at a range of 1.5 kilometers using just 10 kilowatts of power.

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