Accession Number:

ADB000677

Title:

Laser Rangefinder-Designator, AN/UAS-9 October 1974

Descriptive Note:

Radiation protection special study

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENVIRONMENTAL HYGIENE AGENCY ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

A special study of the optical radiation hazards of the ANUAS-9 Laser Rangefinder-Designator LRFD was conducted by personnel from the US Army Environmental Hygiene Agency at Sacramento Army Depot on 7 October 1974. It was determined that hazardous levels of optical radiation may exist out to a range of 9.7 km if viewed by the unaided eye.

Subject Categories:

  • Radiobiology
  • Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE