posted on Jun, 24 2010 @ 02:35 PM
Thats no secret, though this is a good thread. They have been using them on jeeps for a while, with a huge laser command station in the back. They are
primarily for IED's but this video I've seen shows it cutting through steel, making them also effective against tanks. Once I find the video I will
There are also laser defense systems in particularly the US and Israel that are used to shoot down mostly mortars, but also small missiles.
And we also have the new combat ready YAL-1 Airborn Laser Missile Defense System which is made primarily for shooting down ballistic missiles.
But with the accuracy and distance of lasers, you can be sure they can and eventually will be used for more than defense.
[edit on 24-6-2010 by SubPop79]