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Radar

Meanings and phrases

radar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. measuring instrument in which the echo of a pulse of microwave radiation is used to detect and locate distant objects; microwave radar; radio detection and ranging; radiolocation

3d radar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. radar that will report altitude as well as azimuth and distance of a target; three-dimensional radar

Doppler radar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. radar that uses the Doppler shift to measure velocity

air search radar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a shipboard radar that searches for aircraft

early warning radar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a radar that is part of an early warning system

fire control radar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. naval radar that controls the delivery of fire on a military target

microwave radar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. measuring instrument in which the echo of a pulse of microwave radiation is used to detect and locate distant objects; radar; radio detection and ranging; radiolocation

naval radar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. naval equipment consisting of a shipboard radar

radar beacon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a device that, on receiving radar signals, transmits coded signals in response to help navigators determine their position; racon

radar dome

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a housing for a radar antenna; transparent to radio waves; radome

radar echo

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an electronic signal that has been reflected back to the radar antenna; contains information about the location and distance of the reflecting object

radar fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. gunfire aimed a target that is being tracked by radar

radar target

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a radar echo displayed so as to show the position of a reflecting surface; blip; pip

surface search radar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a naval radar to search for surface targets
n.
  1. radar that will report altitude as well as azimuth and distance of a target; 3d radar

weather radar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. radar that is able to detect clouds and precipitation
E.g.
  • The velocity threshold is much lower for weather radar.
  • The IntuVue weather radar visualizes weather patterns up to 300 miles away.
  • Additionally, Doppler weather radar showed the highest reflectivity values to be from the center.

radar system

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Alim radar system Alim is the first Iranian passive radar.
  • It initially used a war-surplus GL-II radar system operating at 71 MHz (4.2 m).
  • Military air traffic controllers guided the aircraft to the airport with their radar system.

radar systems

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Specific radar systems can sense a human behind walls.
  • It can be linked to other, longer-range radar systems.
  • In the ASR-11, two radar systems are included.

radar station

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is the site of a doppler radar station.
  • In 1981–1984 he served in military (chief of radar station).
  • A plaque is virtually all that remains of the radar station.

search radar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The ship also had SPS-10 surface search radar.
  • A Type 291 search radar was also added.
  • It is also equipped with Thales LW-08 long range volume search radar.

radar stations

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Subsumed under it are a number of radar stations, with two, Gabala and Balkhash, located outside Russia.
  • A network of picket boats, radar stations and lookout posts was responsible for detecting incoming raids.
  • Many of the German radar stations on the French coast were destroyed by the RAF in preparation for the landings.

radar picket

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "Turner" was reclassified as a radar picket destroyer on 18 March 1949.
  • They were joined by Navy radar picket destroyer escorts (DERs) of Escort Squadrons 5 and 7.

radar equipment

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The system's primary subject is enemy radar equipment.
  • FG-1E: Goodyear FG-1 with radar equipment.
  • During and after the war Bendix made radar equipment of various types.

surveillance radar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Compact surveillance radar emits microwaves from a transmitter and detects any reflected microwaves.
  • The JY-9F three-dimensional low-altitude surveillance radar, is a new derivation of the JY-9 low-altitude radar.
  • In 2015, Indian Prime Minister signed an agreement to set up eight Indian-controlled coastal surveillance radar stations.

radar site

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At dusk, four aircraft were sent to strike a suspected radar site at Walton Airfield.
  • A radar site for the 90 mm antiaircraft gun system (Site B-35) was at the site 1952-1958.
  • The main radar site (PARCS) is still used as an early warning ICBM radar, facing relative north.

warning radar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Also in Azerbaijan there was a former Soviet early warning radar.
  • It allowed Luftwaffe nightfighters to home in on the Monica tail warning radar fitted to RAF bombers.
  • She carried a new bridge and stepped light tripod masts fore and aft, carrying Type 291 air warning radar.

control radar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This involved testing Soviet tracking and missile control radar systems.
  • The superstructure has a fire control radar mounted for targeting the main 37 mm gun.
  • This radar can also be used for helicopter landing control and as a fire control radar.

airborne radar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • World War II also saw the first use of airborne radar on fighters.
  • The MONEX study was one of the first field campaigns to collect airborne radar data.
  • The benefit of altitude providing range has meant a significant focus on airborne radar technologies.

radar data

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The MONEX study was one of the first field campaigns to collect airborne radar data.
  • Both of them read and process the radar data and show the movements on a computer screen.
  • The Radio-Technical Troops of the Aerospace Forces are the primary source of radar data on air situation.

radar sites

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On the top of Mount Sefuri there are two radar sites.
  • Bombers flying at low altitudes could remain under these angles simply by keeping their distance from the radar sites.
  • Those locations include Eareckson Air Station on Shemya Island, and a network of 18 Air Force radar sites throughout Alaska.
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