S-band radar

S-band radar

One that operates in the frequency range between 2 and 4 GHz, corresponding to the wavelengths between 5.9 and 2.95 in (15 and 7.5 cm). This classification was prevalent before 1962, and this former S-band forms part of the E and F bands in the post-1962 classification.
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Solid S-band radar system, submarine exist simulator, map and information management electronic system, radar networking system and Mark 46 torpedo engine test system are among the achievements unveiled today.
LRDR is a high-powered S-Band radar integrating solid-state gallium nitride components and will be competent of discriminating attacks at extreme distances.
LRDR is a high-powered S-Band radar incorporating solid-state gallium nitride (GaN) components and will be capable of discriminating threats at extreme distances.
The AMDR is comprised of a suite of radars: an S-band radar performing integrated air and missile defence to augment horizon search and surface warfare.
With more than 400 operational S-band arrays deployed worldwide, Lockheed Martin is a leader in S-band radar development, production, operation and sustainment.
is being awarded a cost-ceiling $420,000,000 cost-plus-award-fee contract to develop the S-Band Radar component of the Sea-based Midcourse Defense (SMD) Advanced Radar Suite.
BOSTON -- Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) technology dominated a host of radar contract announcements during September including news of Northrop Grumman completing tests of its Air and Missile Defense Radar (AMDR) S-band radar system as well as demonstrating technologies for the Three-Dimensional Expeditionary Long-Range Radar (3DELRR) program.
Government representatives met with Lockheed Martin engineers in Moorestown to review the Space Fence S-band radar system design, which will detect, track, and catalog orbital objects in space more than 1.
On October 10, 2013, Raytheon was awarded a USD385,742,176 cost-plus-incentive-fee contract for the engineering and modeling development phase design, development, integration, test and delivery of Air and Missile Defense S-Band Radar (AMDR-S) and Radar Suite Controller (RSC).
2 S-band radar has a range of 250km (135nm), a 70[degrees] elevation and will be a step change vis-a-vis the unit it replaces.
The S-Band radar device market, for example, which is critical for both military and civilian aviation, is growing at greater than 10% per annum.
LRDR is high-powered S-Band radar incorporating solid-state gallium nitride components.