France Plans to Mount Guns and Lasers On Satellites By 2030 For Self-Defense

France Plans to Mount Guns and Lasers On Satellites By 2030 For Self-Defense By B.N. Frank Mon Dieu!!  Now all I can think about is that scene from Star Wars when Princess Leia watches an unsuspecting peaceful planet be blasted into bits by a long-distance laser weapon. Even scarier – France doesn’t seem to be the only one interested in turning their satellites into directed energy weapons. From Techspot: Space lasers are all the rage in the tech industry over the last couple of years. China wants to use orbital…

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U.S. Navy and Lockheed Martin Officially Introduce Directed Energy Weapons Into Warfare

U.S. Navy and Lockheed Martin Officially Introduce Directed Energy Weapons Into Warfare By Nicholas West Nearly 5 years ago, I wrote an article entitled, “Lasers and Electronic Warfare To Be Used in New World of Drones and Anti-Drones,” wherein I detailed the trend toward using directed energy weapons in warfare. Unfortunately, it appears that much of the speculation at that time about whether or not this was merely the military-industrial complex looking to fund more boondoggle projects that would never see the light of day actually has become reality. Fox…

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