airborne detector

airborne detector

[′er‚bȯrn di′tek·tər]
(engineering)
A device, transported by an aircraft, whose function is to locate or identify an air or surface object.
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In 1967 and 1968, he served in the Chemical Section, 1st Infantry Division, where he helped develop operations with the XM2 personnel detector manpack (the "people sniffer") and its conversion to an airborne detector.
UNDT's BSM-2000 system is an autonomous airborne detector of bacterial spores.
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