posted on Jun, 26 2017 @ 12:07 PM
a reply to: Fylgje
A radar and laser beam system for detecting and destroying drones has been unveiled at the Paris Air Show by Israel's Rafael Advanced Defense Systems
The system, called Drone Dome, has a range of up to several miles and causes minimal interruptions to other systems in nearby urban areas, the company
said during at the Paris Air Show.
"The threat posed by drones and packs of drones is one of the most complex challenges confronting us," reserve Brig. Gen. Meir Ben Shaya, manager of
Rafael's Business Development, Air division, told Globes. "We have seen ISIS and other groups using them and the entire world is looking for a
"We have taken the laser systems developed by Rafael and adapted them to cope with this threat, which is such a major challenge for defense systems
Rafael says the system's radar identifies targets, while its laser system destroys them. Drone Dome also features a jamming system for disrupting
communications between the drone and its operator.
Additional details of the system were not disclosed
edit on 26-6-2017 by Sysdrone because: (no reason given)