influence mine


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influence mine

A mine actuated by the effect of a target on some physical condition in the vicinity of the mine or on radiations emanating from the mine. See also mine.
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Because of the connection to these factors, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) explored this issue with mine rescue teams and identified several factors that might influence mine rescue team performance.
China's remotely controlled mines, such as the EM-53 bottom influence mine, can be deployed and deactivated by acoustic codes to allow the safe passage of friendly vessels through a mined area and then reactivated to attack adversary ships and submarines.
China's remotely controlled mines, such as the EM53 bottom influence mine, are thought to be deactivated by coded acoustic signals to allow the safe passage of friendly vessels, and again activated to prevent the transit of those of an enemy.
Stephen Hughes recently left for Leicester but although we came through together, his career doesn't influence mine, I just want to stay involved and try helping Rangers to win the title.
EDO is the world's leading provider of influence mine countermeasures.
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The Trawl System developed by DRDO is capable of breaching a variety of land mines including passive and active influence mines.
Contact mines, floating or attached to a cable anchored on the sea floor, detonate upon collision, while influence mines are detonated by a range of 'signatures' - acoustic, seismic, magnetic forces and pressure - which can all be set off by a ship passing overhead.
During MARCOT, ALISS demonstrated some effectiveness against influence mines.