It is reported that Raytheon is carrying out a preliminary design of a 100 kW laser weapon system, which will be integrated into the medium tactical vehicle series.
This is part of a $10 million US Army High Energy Laser Tactical Vehicle Demonstration Project contract. HELTVD is a US Army Science and Technology Demonstration Project.
According to reports, the system is independent, multi-spectral aiming sensors, fiber-optic combined lasers, power supplies and thermal subsystems are integrated into one package. The system is designed to shoot down rockets, artillery or mortars or small drones.