Applications of Lasers for Tactical Military Operations
“Since weather plays a dominant role in military operations, therefore, any ability to control it can bring a significant change in the war scenario.
Lasers can be used as weather modifiers by using directed energy sources; they then provide enough energy to the localized region of the atmosphere to change its weather.”
Link to Applications of Lasers for Tactical Military Operations
Method and apparatus for altering a region in the earth’s atmosphere, ionosphere, and/or magnetosphere
Link to US Patent 4686605