A news report about the USS Iowa gun turret explosion in 1989.
The BIP: Advanced Less Lethal Ammunition
The Blunt Impact Projectile or BIP is one of the most advanced less lethal ammunition in the market today. The 40 mm projectile has a collapsable energy absorption system that reduces the risk of serious injury while inflicting sufficient pain compliance on the target subject. This is an ideal replacement for existing rubber bullets. It is superior in terms accuracy and safety.