Follow Slashdot blog updates by subscribing to our blog RSS feed

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Get HideMyAss! VPN, PC Mag's Top 10 VPNs of 2016 for 55% off for a Limited Time ×
Robotics The Military United States Hardware

Laser Powers Lockheed Martin's Stalker Drone For 48 Hours 129

garymortimer writes "Lockheed Martin (LMT) and LaserMotive, Inc., recently demonstrated the capabilities of an innovative laser power system to extend the Stalker Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) flight time to more than 48 hours. This increase in flight duration represents an improvement of 2,400 percent. Stalker is a small, silent UAS used by Special Operations Forces since 2006 to perform intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance missions."
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Laser Powers Lockheed Martin's Stalker Drone For 48 Hours

Comments Filter:

Some people have a great ambition: to build something that will last, at least until they've finished building it.

Working...