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What does LRAD stand for?

LRAD stands for Long Range Acoustic Device (non-lethal weapon that creates a directed beam of earsplitting noise)

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  • Military and Government

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These include Landing Platform Dock (LPD) - INS Jalashwa, UH 3H Helicopters, Harpoon ASM, Long Range Acoustic Devices, Modern Hull Penetrating Periscopes, Side Scan Sonar, C1 30J Transport Aircraft, Sensor Fused Weapons, C-17 Globemaster III, P-81 Long Range Maritime Reconnaissance Aircraft, Quick Reaction Team (QRT) Boats etc.
Shock waves from the Long Range Acoustic Device - the alarm we activated - the blast has damaged my hearing.
Called a Long Range Acoustic Device (LRAD), this 33 inch diameter dish directs an ear-splitting sound in a very tight beam for a few seconds at a time.