Navy Shipboard Lasers for Surface, Air, and Missile Defense: Background and Issues for Congress

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This report focuses on potential Navy shipboard lasers for countering surface, air, and ballistic missile threats. It does not discuss the use of lasers on Navy aircraft or submarines, or the use of lasers by other military services.

Creator(s): O'Rourke, Ronald
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: April 8, 2011
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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O'Rourke, Ronald

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: April 8, 2011
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Description:

This report focuses on potential Navy shipboard lasers for countering surface, air, and ballistic missile threats. It does not discuss the use of lasers on Navy aircraft or submarines, or the use of lasers by other military services.

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55 pages.

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