Lockheed Martin (LMT) successfully tests a portable, ground-based laser system that can shoot...

|About: Lockheed Martin (LMT)|By:, SA News Editor

Lockheed Martin (LMT) successfully tests a portable, ground-based laser system that can shoot short-range rockets and unmanned aerial vehicles out the sky. The Area Defense Anti-Munitions (ADAM) system has a range of 1.2 miles and a tracking range of over 3 miles. The news follows the success of Israel's Iron Dome system in the country's recent conflict with Hamas.