Successful business communications require pre-planning, too. Windows of opportunity open and close in hours instead of days.
During a simulation, the laser successfully destroyed a Titan missile booster inhowever the test setup had the booster shell pressurized and under considerable compression loads. The Missile Defense Agency 's Airborne Laser program uses a chemical laser which has successfully intercepted a missile taking off,  so an offshoot of SDI could be said to have successfully implemented one of the key goals of the program.
The experiment successfully demonstrated that a particle beam would operate and propagate as predicted outside the atmosphere and that there are no unexpected side-effects when firing the beam in space. After the rocket was recovered, the particle beam was still operational.
The Relay mirror experiment RMElaunched in Februarydemonstrated critical technologies for space-based relay mirrors that would be used with an SDI directed-energy weapon system. This represented a significant improvement over previous efforts, which were only able to achieve about one shot per month.
Hypervelocity railguns are, at least conceptually, an attractive alternative to a space-based defense system because of their envisioned ability to quickly shoot at many targets.
Also, since only the projectile leaves the gun, a railgun system can potentially fire many times before needing to be resupplied. A hypervelocity railgun works very much like a particle accelerator insofar as it converts electrical potential energy into kinetic energy imparted to the projectile.
A conductive pellet the projectile is attracted down the rails by electric current flowing through a rail. Through the magnetic forces that this system achieves, a force is exerted on the projectile moving it down the rail.
Railguns can generate muzzle-velocities in excess of 2. First, the rails guiding the projectile must carry very high power.
Each firing of the railgun produces tremendous current flow almost half a million amperes through the rails, causing rapid erosion of the rail's surfaces through ohmic heatingand even vaporization of the rail surface. Early prototypes were essentially single-use weapons, requiring complete replacement of the rails after each firing.
Another challenge with the railgun system is projectile survivability. In order to be effective, the fired projectile must first survive the mechanical stress of firing and the thermal effects of a trip through the atmosphere at many times the speed of sound before its subsequent impact with the target.
In-flight guidance, if implemented, would require the onboard navigation system to be built to the same level of sturdiness as the main mass of the projectile. In addition to being considered for destroying ballistic missile threats, railguns were also being planned for service in space platform sensor and battle station defense.
This potential role reflected defense planner expectations that the railguns of the future would be capable of not only rapid fire, but also of multiple firings on the order of tens to hundreds of shots.
Hover testing was completed in and demonstrated integration of the sensor and propulsion systems in the prototype SBI. It also demonstrated the ability of the seeker to shift its aiming point from a rocket's hot plume to its cool body, a first for infrared ABM seekers.This strategic zone is the city centre of Kuala Lumpur.
The zone which covers 1, hectares is bounded by major highways namely Jalan Tun Razak from the east to the north, Mahameru Highway to the west and the Middle Ring Road 1 to the south (refer Figure ).
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Diane, Thanks. I see this piece is a few years old. It’s even more true now. The market for attention is full of even more competition and so it requires an even more thorough, integrated plan.