CBS Evening News for Monday, Apr 07, 2014
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(Naval Research Laboratory: David Martin) The Navy’s new electromagnetic rail gun, which kills at 7 times the speed of sound using electricity instead of gunpowder, featured; scenes shown of test firings and explosions; details given about the advantages of these guns over missiles, including cost and size. [Chief of Naval Research Rear Adm. Matthew KLUNDER- says there’s not a thing in the sky that’s going to survive it.]
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