airport surveillance radar


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airport surveillance radar

Radar normally employed in a terminal area as an aid to approach and departure control. It displays the range and the azimuth of all aircraft around the airport but not the elevation data. The radar also can be used as an instrument approach aid. It is designed for radar coverage up to 60 NM around the airport.
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ITT WINS CONTRACT: ITT Gilfillan, a Van Nuys unit of ITT Defense & Electronics, said Friday it received a $14 million contract from the Republic of China to provide three airport surveillance radar systems.
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HARLOW, England, May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) has contracted Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) to upgrade four additional Airport Surveillance Radar sites following the successful implementation of the first Wind Farm Mitigation upgrade at RNLAF's Woensdrecht Air Base.
Balad Air Base is scheduled for a significant upgrade in radar equipment, with upgrades such as a new Airport Surveillance Radar (ASR), radar scopes, and radios that will improve upon the aged equipment currently being used.
The FMS would comprise associated equipment including ASR-11 airport surveillance radars, ATC automation system with controller consoles, AutoTrac II airfield support and navigation suites, primary search radars and mono-pulse secondary surveillance radars.
Yesterday, the Canadian contracting authority Public Works and Services Canada has selected Cassidian to deliver seven of its ASR NG airport surveillance radars to improve the flight safety on Canadian airbases and to enhance the integration of military aviation into civil air traffic.
government under the $1 billion Standard Terminal Automation Replacement System (STARS) and the $620 million Digital Airport Surveillance Radars (DASR) programs.
9 million contract to supply over 213 new solid-state Digital Airport Surveillance Radars (DASR) for the DoD and FAA.
9 million contract to supply up to 213 new solid-state Digital Airport Surveillance Radars (DASR) for the DoD and FAA.
Royal Canadian Air Force airfields will soon be installed with these latest-technology airport surveillance radars following a recent procurement.

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