posted on Apr, 8 2013 @ 08:23 PM
Much of the laser research in this area has died off. It died off because of the continuing development of the particle beam type weapons which are
much more potent. Particle beam development stopped being reported several years ago, it just sort of petered out, like, oh, it was classified or
We know that China seems to be able to acquire plans for US defense equipment by just snapping their fingers. Just look at aircraft development for
some glaring examples.
Energy weapons, at this point in time, require large power supplies and that generally confines them to Warships and ground based systems.
This in turn means they are defensive in nature. They are not yet a battle field weapon as such, nor are they mobile unless you have one hell of an
It is quite possible that either China or Russia have these systems and since they are defensive they may see no problem at giving NK a defensive
battery or two or three and NK can mount them at high altitude.
The possibility exists that NK could be soon sending B2s to the spirit world. That would change the entire situation. Is it likely, who knows.
What these weapons provide is a very good defensive capability and all countries tend to want a good defense.