primary surveillance radar


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primary surveillance radar

[′prī‚mer·ē sər′vā·ləns ‚rā‚där]
(engineering)

primary surveillance radar (PSR)

A radar used for the surveillance of airspace that does not use aircraft transponder signals. A primary radar uses reflected radio signals only.
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In addition ASR-NG now provides primary surveillance radar based height information for approach control.
As part of this project, primary surveillance radar and secondary surveillance radar for the airports in Dhaka and Chittagong will be procured.
4 sets of airport radars consisting of primary surveillance radar, monopulse secondary radar and precision landing radar including relevant documentation, perform pre-project activities and preparation of project documentation, supply of spare parts kits, training of technical staff and service support for HW and SW sets of airport radars.
Newcastle International Airport (NIA) is seeking to procure a new Primary Surveillance Radar (PSR).
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It will also include 5 S-Band Primary Surveillance radars that will cover the whole air space of the country and will be able to locate any aircraft," Indra said.
Turkey's Airport Authority and ATM provider DHMI has an outstanding requirement to renew its radar coverage of the country through the purchase of three primary surveillance radars and six secondary surveillance radars.
The contract covers primary surveillance radars (PSRs) and monopulse secondary surveillance radars (MSSRs) being installed at the Skrydstrup, Karup, and Aalborg airfields.