airborne radar

A radar on board aircraft. This may be an air-interception radar normally fitted on combat aircraft. This may also be an early warning radar as fitted on AEW (airborne early warning) or AWACS (airborne warning and control system) aircraft, but it does not include weather radar fitted on aircraft.

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  • airborne radar — orlaivio radaras statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. airborne radar; aircraft radar vok. Flugzeugradar, n rus. самолётная радиолокационная станция, f pranc. radar aéroporté, m; radar d avion, m …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • Side-Looking-Airborne-Radar — in der Literatur benannte Winkel bei SLAR:   β = Einfalls oder Inzidenzwinkel (engl: incidence angle),   ε = Depressionswinkel (engl: depression angle), durch         die Erdkrümmung ungleich dem Streifwinkel γ… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • side looking airborne radar — šoninės apžvalgos radiolokatorius statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Orlaivio radiolokatorius, galintis sekti taikinius žemėje ir ore. Jo apžvalgos laukas skrendančios priemonės atžvilgiu yra status. atitikmenys: angl. side looking airborne… …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • side-looking airborne radar — An airborne radar, viewing at right angles to the axis of the vehicle, which produces a presentation of terrain or moving targets. Also called SLAR …   Military dictionary

  • side-looking airborne radar — An airborne radar that produces an image of a portion of the earth’s surface by sweeping the terrain by means of one or more antennae and at an angle to the axis of the aircraft. A SLAR can look at the ground, which can be 25 to 60 miles (40–100… …   Aviation dictionary

  • Radar jamming and deception — is the intentional emission of radio frequency signals to interfere with the operation of a radar by saturating its receiver with noise or false information. There are two types of radar jamming: Mechanical and Electronic jamming . Mechanical… …   Wikipedia

  • Radar a visee laterale — Radar à visée latérale Un radar à visée latérale est comme son nom l indique un radar dont l antenne est pointée latéralement par rapport à son porteur. Le terme anglo américain équivalent est side looking airborne radar (SLAR). En pratique ce… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Radar de control de tiro — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Un radar de control de tiro, también conocido por sus siglas en inglés FCR (fire control radar),[1] es un radar diseñado específicamente para proporcionar información (principalmente acimut, altitud, distancia y… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Airborne Warning and Control System — airborne radar system which detects low flying aircraft, AWACS …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Airborne Early Warning and Control — An Airborne Early Warning (AEW) system is a radar system carried by an aircraft which is designed to detect other aircraft. Used at a high altitude, the radars allow the operators to distinguish between friendly and hostile aircraft hundreds of… …   Wikipedia

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