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As described in this previous question, the Slugthrowers of Star Wars are almost on par with real world guns. Have slugthrowers been used on aircraft in Star Wars as weapons? For example, has an T-47 (or any airspeeder*) been fitted with a high rate of fire slugthrower?

*I assume that some physics still apply in the Star Wars universe to projectiles in the vacuum of space, therefore the slugs would merely float around when fired outside of a planet's atmosphere, correct me if I am wrong.

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    Are you interested in answers from the Legends continuity or only current canon? – Kyle Doyle Jan 2 at 21:15
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    @KyleDoyle Either, just state which – Boolean Jan 2 at 21:22
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    You may want to add the star-wars-legends tag to your post to indicate that EU answers are acceptable. – Kyle Doyle Jan 2 at 21:25
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Many ships used projectile weaponry of one sort or another, including railguns, slugcannons and missile launchers. The most prominent example of an airship using that sort of weapon in the movies was the LAAT, a transport craft used extensively by clone troopers during the Clone Wars. They were outfitted with mass-driver cannons capable of firing homing missiles, high explosive, armor-piercing or anti-personnel rounds. In the Legends continuity the K-wing assault starfighter was specifically noted to have mounts capable of carrying shorter-range slugthrower cannons.

Projectile weapons are even more effective and devastating in space than in an atmosphere as they do not have to contend with gravity and air resistance.

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