Laser-Guided Rockets: The F-16's Answer to Drone and Missile Attacks?
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Sebastien Roblin


The F-16 must adapt to counter the threats of the 21st century. 

Here's What You Need to Remember: For now, merely the ability to affordably shoot down cheap drones and missiles with a cheap rocket instead of hugely expensive AMARAMS and Sidewinders is a noteworthy achievement, especially given the recent proliferation of deadly drones even in the hands of non-state actors. 

On December 19, 2019 an F-16 Fighting Falcon single-engine jet fighter from the 85th Test &...

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