HELMA-P fires succesfully an in flight drone during a live demonstration 07-12-2021 |  1 minute


On Wednesday, July 7, CILAS neutralized an in flight drone for a demonstration to Mrs. Florence Parly, Minister of the Armed Forces, at the DGA missile testing site in Biscarrosse.

The laser weapon successfully fired in the rain and with significant cloud cover, a first and live! ⚡️

This demonstration marks the end of the PAI LAD test campaign. In total, 37 drones were shot during this campaign with 100% hit on goal.

Ready for the Olympics2024 in Paris! 🇫🇷


Go behind the scenes of CILAS and the HELMA-P project with this video directed by the French Defence Innovation Agency