wide-band repeater

wide-band repeater

[′wīd ¦band ri′pēd·ər]
(electronics)
Airborne system that receives a radio-frequency signal for transmission; used in reconnaissance missions when low-altitude reconnaissance aircraft require an airborne relay platform for beyond line-of-sight data transmission to a readout station.
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While Sanders is providing the FOTD's flight body and transmitter, ITT is contributing the on-board techniques generator, threat-signal receiver and processor and independent wide-band repeater (to be used in the event of any failure of the techniques generator).
A multimode, wide-band repeater, the BO2D is pyrotechnically ejected from a standard 0.