Airborne Laser Zaps Ground Target

Airborne Zaps Ground TargetCool… No shark jokes please.

According to Boeing, the C-130 fired its 12,000lb high-power chemical laser through the beam control system while flying over White Sands Missile Range, N.M. The beam control system acquired the ground target and guided the laser beam to the target.

[via NetworkWorld]

Zapping things from the sky: Airborne Boeing laser blasts ground target.