November 21, 2012 via – US Department of Defense
US Department of Defense Directive
November 21, 2012
SUBJECT: Autonomy in Weapon Systems
1. PURPOSE. This Directive:
a. Establishes DoD policy and assigns responsibilities for the development and use of autonomous and semi-autonomous functions in weapon systems, including manned and unmanned platforms.
b. Establishes guidelines designed to minimize the probability and consequences of failures in autonomous and semi-autonomous weapon systems that could lead to unintended engagements.
|Publisher:||US Department of Defense|
|Citation:||DoD Directive 3000.09, November 21, 2012, Autonomy in Weapon Systems|
|Date Published:||November 21, 2012|