Accession Number:

ADB077874

Title:

Potential Environmental Impacts of Army Laser Operations: An Overview

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. 25 Mar 1982-30 Jun 1983

Corporate Author:

ARMY ARMAMENT RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD CHEMICAL SYSTEMS LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

119.0

Abstract:

Lasers have become increasingly useful in military operations, particularly as aids for training, acquisition of targets, and fire control. This document addresses environmental impacts attending Department of Army research and development programs of military utility. It is intended to provide relevant background information for Army environmental documentation requirements as detailed in Army Regulation AR 200-2 and supplements to this AR by the major Army commands.

Subject Categories:

  • Radiobiology
  • Lasers and Masers
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE