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Unread post03 Aug 2022, 19:50

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YAL-1A Airborne Laser (ABL)
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A technician evaluates the interaction of multiple lasers for use aboard the Airborne Laser

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YAL-1A Airborne Laser (ABL)
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YAL-1A Airborne Laser (ABL) videos

ABL First Turret Ball Rotation In Flight - MP4 Video
https://minutemanmissile.com/video/ABL2005FirstTurretBallRotation.mp4

ABL Final Report 2008 - MP4 Video
https://minutemanmissile.com/video/ABLFinalReport2008.mp4

ABL Executive Report 2009 - MP4 Video
https://minutemanmissile.com/video/ABLExecutiveReport2009.mp4

Airborne Laser Testbed - Laser In Operation - MP4 Video
https://minutemanmissile.com/video/AirborneLaserTestbed.mp4
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YAL-1A Airborne Laser (ABL)
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YAL-1A Airborne Laser (ABL) - model
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Unread post03 Aug 2022, 20:18

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An engineer adjusts the beam-control optics that ride in the nose of the Airborne Laser Testbed, a modified Boeing 747-400F
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