Laser Guided Weapon Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
laser guided weapon
Term Source: JP 3-09 (Joint Fire Support) ?
1.) A weapon which uses a seeker to detect laser energy reflected from a laser marked/designated target and through signal processing provides guidance commands to a control system which guides the weapon to the point from which the laser energy is being reflected.
- also called LGW
In the United States, military vocabulary is standardized by the Department of Defence. These terms are used by the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps.
Term Classification: operations
Department of Defence, Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
Term sourced from JP 3-09: Joint Fire Support, updated June 2010 View source document
This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015
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