Accession Number:

ADA339744

Title:

History of Current U.S. Rapid Obscuration Systems

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jan 70-May 97

Corporate Author:

EDGEWOOD RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER ABERDEEN PROVING GROUNDMD

Report Date:

1997-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

38.0

Abstract:

This report documents the history of armored vehicle smokeobscurant protection using grenades and dischargers in rapid obscuration systems in the United States. The history begins with the response to the Arab-Israeli conflicts and the threats of the 196Os and ends with the technology and hardware advances made to deal with threats of the year 2000.

Subject Categories:

  • Optical Countermeasures

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE