Chinese SILENT KILLER lasers can now eliminate aircraft – as tensions with US soar

The weapon can target aircraft

UBER LASERS: The weapon can target aircraft (Getty)

 

POWERFUL lasers capable of destroying aircraft have been tested in an awe-inspiring test demonstration, it has been revealed.

Chinese company Poly Technologies showed off its new bit of next-age tech at a military exhibition in Kazakhstan this week.

The “Silent Killer” laser is able to obliterate unmanned drones from about 328 yards away.

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China’s First Overseas Military Base Nearing Completion

Chinese military officers bid farewell to members of a Chinese medical contingent as it leaves for West Africa to help in the fight against Ebola from the airport in Beijing, China, Friday, Nov. 14, 2014. China’s first overseas military base should be ready this summer close by the operations hub of U.S. Africa Command in Djibouti. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

 

Marine Gen. Thomas Waldhauser, commander of AfriCom, told the Senate Armed Services Committee that he expected the Chinese base on the Horn of Africa to be operational later this summer.

Without getting specific, Waldhauser said he recently met with Djibouti’s President Ismail Omar Guelleh “and expressed our concerns about some of the things that are important to us about what the Chinese should not do at that location.” Continue reading