Advanced science.  Applied technology.


Reactive Personnel Protection System and Method: 6,412,391


A counter-terrorism, reactive personnel protection system which detects the presence of a destructive object as it approaches a designated personnel target along an intersecting path. Before impact, an air bag is rapidly inflated and interposed between the destructive object and the target so as to provide a protective barrier. The air bag is constructed from polyethylene material or other anti-ballistic materials, and serves to halt or redirect the detected destructive force of the object and thereby protect the designated target from attack.

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David J. Stevens; Kirk A. Marchand; Thomas J. Warnagiris