Counter-electronics High Power Microwave Advanced Missile Project

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CHAMP
Type counter-electronics directed energy weapon (experimental)
Place of origin United States
Production history
Manufacturer Boeing Defense, Space & Security

The Counter-electronics High Power Microwave Advanced Missile Project (CHAMP) is a joint concept technology demonstration led by the Air Force Research Laboratory, Directed Energy Directorate at Kirtland Air Force Base to develop an air-launched directed-energy weapon capable of incapacitating or damaging electronic systems.[1]

On October 22, 2012, Boeing announced a successful test of the missile.[2] CHAMP took out seven different targets before self-destructing over empty desert.[3][4]

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