SMDC Develops Cutting-Edge Technology to Support Warfighters


USASMDC team members brief cadets at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, NY, on its High Energy Laser Mobile Test Truck during a live-fire demonstration, March 5, 2020 (U.S. Army photo by Mikayla Mast).

Posted: August 10, 2020

REDSTONE ARSENAL, AL – For the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command, defending the high ground begins in research laboratories where engineers and scientists work on cutting-edge technology.

Employees of USASMDC’s Technical Center develop new technologies that enable Warfighter dominance. Their efforts include science and technology and research and development in the fields of directed energy, high energy lasers, space, hypersonics, integrated air and missile defense, high altitude, and related areas.


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