ocular interruption (OI) devices

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January 15, 2018 | Source: Marine Corps Times, marinecorpstimes.com,
Marines will soon have a Star Trek phaser-like new green laser that can reach out and “warn or visually suppress” opponents without firing a round. The Ocular Interrupter System...
November 20, 2017 | Source: Guns, gunjs.com, 30 October 2017, Chris Eger
It is the new USMC Ocular Interruption System, and a Redmond, Washington-based company just secured a $49 million contract to supply it. B.E. Meyers & Co., Inc., announced...
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INTRODUCTION Changes in modern warfare have included a remarkable shift in the international security mosaic. While threats from traditional state actors still exist, threats from...
July 3, 2017 | Source: Multibriefs:Exclusive; by: Bambi Majumdar
The use of new technologies is imperative if the police are going to stay a step ahead of criminals. Along with advanced software, hardware and communications networks,...
June 19, 2017 | Source: Army-Technology, army-technology.com, 30 March 2017, Gareth Evans
Directed energy weapons are fast shaping up to be the ‘must-have’ arms for the mid-21st century, and while developments in the US may have stolen much of the limelight in recent...
May 8, 2017 | Source: The National Interest, nationalinterest.org, 15 March 2017, James Hasik and Julian Platón
Directed energy has been a fetching technological idea for decades, but as Sandra Irwin wrote in National Defense in July 2015, the technology seemingly “has perennially been on...
April 20, 2017 | Source: FedBizOps, fedbizops.com, 7 March 2017
The Department of the Navy, Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA), has issued a Request For Information (RFI) on behalf of the Program Executive Office (PEO) Integrated Warfare...
January 16, 2017 | Source: Defense Acquisition University, Wesley A. Burgei, Shannon E. Foley, and Lt. Col. Scott M. McKim, USAF
Armed only with lethal force, and facing vehicles that didn’t stop, U.S. warfighters manning a checkpoint in Iraq were left with a difficult choice—engagement with lethal force...
September 6, 2016 | Source: Naval-technology.com
BE Meyers has been selected by the US Marine Corps (USMC) Systems Command (MARCORSYSCOM) to serve as the sole source provider for the Ocular Interruption (OI) programme. The...
June 1, 2015 | Source: dau.dodlive.mil
Armed only with lethal force, and facing vehicles that didn’t stop, U.S. warfighters manning a checkpoint in Iraq were left with a difficult choice—engagement with lethal force...