Once the BLADE identifies and locks onto a target, it will fire an electronic attack on small incoming drones with short bursts of fire.    
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Hmm. Any chance this might be included in the just-announced deployment of additional forces to Saudi Arabia? Perhaps part of the motivation for the additional deployment was to test "BLADE?"

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Long term we need the answer to "How hard is it to upgrade a drone to survive getting zapped? If it adds a couple thousand to the cost, this may be useful, if it costs a couple hundred to armor the drone this system will be another rat-hole.

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