Active Protection

Some articles on protection, active protection, active:

Treaty Of Waitangi - Legal Standing - "Principles of The Treaty"
... following Treaty principles The acquisition of sovereignty in exchange for the protection of rangatiratanga ... The Crown’s duty of active protection ... sovereignty by the Māori people for the protection of the Crown ...
Anti-tank Rockets - Cold War - Missiles
... Active protection systems such as the Russian Arena active protection system are starting to be more common, with similar systems such as the Israeli Iron Fist active ... The tank may be on a comeback because of active defense systems, which attack missiles in mid-air ...
Tank - Design - Countermeasures - Active Protection System
... The latest generation of protective measures for tanks are active protection systems, particularly "hard-kill" ... and the American Quick Kill systems show the potential to dramatically improve protection for tanks against missiles, RPGs and potentially KEP attacks, but concerns regarding a danger zone for nearby ... As for 2011, only the Israeli Trophy active protection system, installed on the Merkava Mk4, has been combat-proven, as it successfully intercepted RPG rocket and various anti-ta ...
Ballistic Foam
... structure, slows down the speed of shrapnel during attacks, and offers cost-effect protection ... The protection from fluid involves resisting damage by “moisture, hydrocarbon fuels, hydraulic fluids, and most common solvents” ... The passive protection afforded by ballistic foam is very simple and inexpensive compared to active protection ...

Famous quotes containing the words protection and/or active:

    Men speak of natural rights, but I challenge any one to show where in nature any rights existed or were recognized until there was established for their declaration and protection a duly promulgated body of corresponding laws.
    Calvin Coolidge (1872–1933)

    You need not be proud of me.... I’m only being active till you can be again—it isn’t such a great desire on my part to serve the world and I’ll fall back into habits of sloth quite easily!
    Eleanor Roosevelt (1884–1962)