The analysed basic tendencies creation of the leading countries world of electromagnetic weapons which works in radio and optical ranges lengths of waves – radio frequency and laser electromagnetic weapons. It is rotined that an electromagnetic weapons targets at the decision of tasks of strategic,opereation-tactical and tactical levels, and also for the tasks of the special operations. Generalization of directions creation of electromagnetic weapons is conducted on signs: principles of the use, kind and method of generation of electromagnetic radiation, transmitters of electromagnetic weapons and types of basing, objects of influence.
electromagnetic weapons, functional defeat, functional suppression, laser electromagnetic weapons, radio frequency electromagnetic weapons
"Osnovni tendentsii stvorennia elektromahnitnoi zbroi" ,
Systems of Arms and Military Equipment,