• FedEx wants to put anti-missile lasers on some of its planes

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Fedex DC-10 Carlos Yudica/Shutterstock
    FedEx is looking to install anti-missile lasers on some of its jets, according to a proposal it sent to the FAA.
    The request, submitted for government approval back in 2019, is atypical for commercial and civilian planes.
    The FAA will hear public comment for 45 days before making its decision on allowing FedEx to adapt the tech.
    FedEx is looking to outfit some cargo planes with a unique protective measure - anti-missile laser technology. The Federal Aviation Association said in a filing on Friday it is currently reviewing a request from FedEx to add...
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