The AGM-65 Maverick is a medium yield laser-guided air-to-ground missile. It will home in on a laser point inside its own field of view. The laser must emitted by a Targeting Pod, but this does not have to be attached to the same vehicle which is launching the missile.
Bahamuto Dynamics in Real Life Edit
After 6 years of development, the Maverick entered military service in 1972. Since then it has been used in most major conflicts (with many different variants), and by many nations across the globe.