U.S. Navy's Frighteningly Powerful Railgun May Be Scrapped In $500M Boondoggle

The U.S. Navy has spent half a billion dollars working to perfect a new type of projectile weapons technology that could be used in current and future naval ships. That gun is the railgun, which has always sounded like something out of a video game or science fiction. Unfortunately, it looks as though the project is possibly going to be scrapped

U.S. Navy's Frighteningly Powerful Railgun May Be Scrapped In $500M Boondoggle

The U.S. Navy has spent half a billion dollars working to perfect a new type of projectile weapons technology that could be used in current and future naval ships. That gun is the railgun, ...

Wed 6 Dec 17 from HotHardware

Is the US Navy set to kill off the railgun?

Task & Purpose says the 'game changing' project may not get the funding it needs to become a reality after over a decade of development.

Tue 5 Dec 17 from Daily Mail

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