Countermissiles on aircraft to be considered

In response to the potential yet real threat of missile attacks on commercial airlines, the Department of Homeland Security has tapped three contractors to study the feasibility of equipping civilian aircraft with countermissile capabilities. Details at http://www.govexec.com/dailyfed/0104/010604c1.htm

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