Laser Pulse Repetition Frequencies Used for Target Designation and Weapons Guidance


The aim of this agreement is:
(a) To establish the usage of common PRF in laser systems operating at a wavelength of 1.06 microns and used for target designation and weapon guidance, and
(b) To provide criteria for categorizing laser designation systems so that the correct designator can be selected for a particular mission with an available weapon


  • Edition 1,  amendment 8, is dated 16 June 1984
  • Edition 2 is a merging of former STANAG 3875 and 3733 (Edition 1) and has been promulgated under NSA/0372-AIR/3733, dated 13 April 2005



Note: Copy of the STANAGs and Ratification status per nation can be found on the NAFAG protected site, See your national POC for access.