arming system

arming system

That portion of a weapon that serves to ready (arm), safe, or re-safe (disarm) the firing system and fuzing system and that may actuate devices in the nuclear system.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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The fast-paced development in the arming systems have posed legal and operational challenges in terms of implementing IHL's provisions, in addition to the humanitarian fallouts resulted from using these systems, Al-Khuder said.