ATHENA Successfully Defends Drone Threat

The ATHENA system shown here destroyed multiple drones in a real-world demonstration for the Air Force.

FORT SILL, Okla., Nov. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) recently demonstrated their laser weapon system for the U.S. Air Force at a government test range at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, where the system successfully engaged and shot down multiple fixed wing and rotary drones.