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    Laser Weapon System Demonstration [Image 1 of 5]

    Laser Weapon System Demonstration

    211214-N-VQ947-1142 GULF OF ADEN (Dec. 14, 2021) — Amphibious transport dock ship USS Portland (LPD 27) conducts a high-energy laser weapon system demonstration on a static surface training target, Dec. 14, while sailing in the Gulf of Aden. During the demonstration, the Solid State Laser – Technology Maturation Laser Weapons System Demonstrator Mark 2 MOD 0 aboard Portland successfully engaged the training target. The photograph was captured utilizing a short wave infrared lens and optical filter. (U.S. Navy photo illustration by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Devin Kates)



    Date Taken: 12.14.2021
    Date Posted: 12.15.2021 05:22
    Photo ID: 6980194
    VIRIN: 211214-N-VQ947-1142
    Resolution: 2442x1939
    Size: 1.2 MB
    Location: GULF OF ADEN

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