Accession Number : ADD016296
Title : Target Surveillance and Destruct System.
Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 18 Apr 69, patented 30 Nov 93,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Burt, Wayne E
Report Date : 30 Nov 1993
Pagination or Media Count : 6
Abstract : A covert attacking swimmer is discovered and acquired by an echo-search apparatus. Once acquired, a search and destruct vehicle type weapon is launched which seeks out the attacking swimmer and when in range therewith shoots him with lethal electric fields or spears.
Descriptors : *SWIMMERS, *TARGETS, *PATENTS, ECHOES, ELECTRIC FIELDS, VEHICLES, WEAPONS, SEARCHING, SURVEILLANCE, OCEAN SURVEILLANCE
Subject Categories : Submarine Engineering
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE