From: Hansville, WA, USA
Those lasers aren't designed to take out tanks or people, they're designed to shoot down drones and fry cruise missiles.
The above comments are correct. The current generation of laser weapons in the database targets
* C-RAM (Counter Rocket, Artillery and Mortar)
* some surface vessels.
As laser technology matures new capabilities will occur as needed.
Good question though,
“There is no limit to what a man can do so long as he does not care a straw who gets the credit for it.”
Charles Edward Montague, English novelist and essayist
~Disenchantment, ch. 15 (1922)