Airborne Laser zaps in-flight missile

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    Granny says, "Dat's right - knock it off ya lil' punks, ya can go to jail fer it...
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    Man gets 30 months in prison for shining laser at plane
    26 March 2013 - A 19-year-old California man has been sentenced to two and a half years in prison for shining a laser pointer at two aircraft.
     
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    You really should read what blu posted three years ago.
    It's about a military plane armed with laser defense that shoots down missiles

    Not some punk with a laser light that blinds pilots. :)
     
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    Next thing ya know dem terrorists'll come up with dey's own laser to shoot down our drones...

    Army zaps apart mortar rounds, drones with new laser system
    December 25, 2013 ~ The U.S. Army successfully tested a high-energy laser beam to zap apart mortar rounds and drones while they were in mid-flight.

     
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    Uncle Ferd says dat's one o' dem technologies we got by back-engineerin' dat Roswell UFO...
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    Air Force Aims for Laser Weapons on a Fighter Jet By 2021
    20 Nov 2017 - The SHiELD seeks to equip supersonic warplanes with defensive lasers mounted in external pods.
     

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