It is working about as well as promised - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mark Lincoln
    • 20.08.11 | 20:42 (IDT)

    The system is capable of defending area targets against small numbers of rockets. It is expensive and incapable of handling saturation attacks. Still it has certainly shot down rockets which were headed towards populated areas. Now that solid-state high-power lasers are being developed it will soon be possible to field a far better system.

    from the article: Rocket bombardment continues in southern Israel: Ashkelon, Ashdod, Be'er Sheva areas hit
    First published 08:54 20.08.11 | Last updated 20:46 20.08.11
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