Un-Protective Suits NPR's Steve Inskeep reports that the Pentagon has found defects in thousands of special suits designed to protect US military personnel from chemical or biological warfare. The Defense Department has ordered that the suits, known as battle dress over-garments, be used for training purposes only.
NPR logo

Un-Protective Suits

Only Available in Archive Formats.
Un-Protective Suits

Un-Protective Suits

Un-Protective Suits

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Steve Inskeep reports that the Pentagon has found defects in thousands of special suits designed to protect US military personnel from chemical or biological warfare. The Defense Department has ordered that the suits, known as battle dress over-garments, be used for training purposes only.