I-band


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I-band

The band of electromagnetic radiation operating in the frequency band of 8–10 GHz, corresponding to a wavelength of 1.47 to 1.18 in (37.5 to 30 mm).
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Abstract: We are planning a polarization survey project by developing a dedicated i-band (680~830nm) camera which covers ~1/2 degree square at one-shot and ~several degrees in one-night.
(Haifa, Israel), and an I-band surface-search radar, produced by Elta Electronic Industries Ltd.
For the general surveillance role, the SURMAR F406 variant is fitted with a nose-mounted FLIR Systems Star Safir combined forward-looking infrared/television sensor and a belly-mounted Telephonics I-band (8-10 GHz) RDR-1500B surveillance radar.
We were originally supposed to go into the Mediterranean, and because of the I-band threats deployed there -- the SA-3, among others -- we had installed the ALR-45/50 RWR and missile-alert launch system, which was at that time a new system.
Additionally, there will be other friendly units, such as surface units, maritime patrol aircraft and the like, as well as offshore oil rigs (usually at I-band radar).
In terms of EW systems, Ericsson brings to the table the H-through I-band Erijammer 200 countermeasures pod together with the Responsive Electronic Warfare Training System (REWTS) family of EW training aids Ericsson has been developing in concert with US contractor Rodale Electronics.
Looking in more detail at a selection of these Nimrod systems, the I-band Searchwater radar utilizes frequency agility, pulse compression and "smart" processing to maximize target detection in a wide range of sea states.
The Southwest China Research Institute of Electronic Equipment (based at Chengdu and Guanxian in Sichuan Province) offers the land-based I/J-band BM/DJG 8715 radar jammer (Chengdu facility); the E- through J-band BM/HZ 8610 surface-ship ESM (Chengdu); the E/F- and the I/J-band BM/KG 8601 airborne repeater jammer (Chengdu); the I/J-band BM/KG 8605 and I-band BM/KG 8606 airborne noise jammers (Chengdu); the C- through J-band BM/KJ 8602 RWR (Guanxian); and the D- through J-band BM/KZ 8608 airborne ELINT system (Chengdu).