Accession Number : ADA565971


Title :   Non-Lethal Weapons (NLW) Reference Book


Corporate Author : MARINE CORPS QUANTICO VA JOINT NON-LETHAL WEAPONS DIRECTORATE


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a565971.pdf


Report Date : Jan 2012


Pagination or Media Count : 31


Abstract : Non-Lethal Weapons (NLW) are defined as Weapons, devices and munitions that are explicitly designed and primarily employed to incapacitate targeted personnel or materiel immediately, while minimizing fatalities, permanent injury to personnel, and undesired damage to property in the targeted area or environment. NLW are intended to have reversible effects on personnel or materiel.


Descriptors :   *NONLETHAL WEAPONS , AMMUNITION , AREA DENIAL , ARRAYS , DEFENSE SYSTEMS , DISPENSERS , ENVIRONMENTS , GAGES , GRENADES , LAUNCHING , MATERIEL , MILITARY VEHICLES , POLICIES , PROTOTYPES , REGULATIONS , TUBE LAUNCHED , USER MANUALS , WARNING SYSTEMS , WOUNDS AND INJURIES


Subject Categories : Defense Systems


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE