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