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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In the long-awaited tender, the Bureau of Meteorology called for quotations for C- and S-Band radar systems and selected Leonardo as the sole supplier of new meteorological radars for the coming years following a detailed scrutiny of the technical offers.
The device offers high efficiency, enabling RF design engineers to use fewer components to design smaller and lighter linear amplifier circuits for commercial and military wireless communications and S-band radar applications.
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.
5 GHz platform, include high power pulse applications for S-Band radar and multi-kW "scaled up" power combinations for L and S-Band applications.
It plans to track 200,000 of them with the Space Fence S-band radar system it is building for the U.
With more than 400 operational S-band arrays deployed worldwide, Lockheed Martin is a leader in S-band radar development, production, operation and sustainment.
The DD(X) is not planned to conduct ballistic-missile defense, as its S-band radar won't have the necessary power output for that mission.
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.
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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.
Similar to Lockheed Martin's Space Fence radar system, LRDR is a high-powered S-Band radar incorporating solid-state gallium nitride (GaN) components.