array radar

array radar

[ə′rā ′rā‚där]
(engineering)
A radar incorporating a multiplicity of phased antenna elements.
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Iran in June unveiled a new home-made state-of-the-art missile defense system named 'Khordad 15' which is equipped with passive phased array radar system for detecting fighter jets, stealth targets and cruise missiles.
Raytheon's LTAMDS solution is a simultaneous 360-degree, Active Electronically Scanned Array radar powered by Raytheon-manufactured Gallium Nitride, a substance that strengthens the radar signal and enhances its sensitivity.
Under the contract, Raytheon will design, develop, produce and sustain active electronically scanned array radar systems for the entire U.S.
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Wei Dongxu, a Beijing based military analyst told Global Times that the JF-17 Block 3 is likely to be fitted with an active electronically scanned array radar, which can gather more information in combat, enabling the fighter jet to engage from a farther range and attack multiple targets at the same time.
These phased array radar systems are now widely used, and phased arrays are spreading to civilian applications.
Phased Array Radar Will Track Space Debris as Small as 2 Centimeters
F-16V, Lockheed Martin's most advanced F-16 version, will feature a new active electronically scanned array radar, a modular mission computer, electronic warfare suite, automated ground collision avoidance system, and a helmet-mounted cueing system which will simplify the pilot's task to fire off AIM-9X Sidewinder heat-seeking missiles, reports said.
HORUS, an all-digital polarimetric phased array radar, can scan the atmosphere in 30 seconds or less and distinguish between snowflakes, raindrops, hailstones or other targets within a storm.
China will upgrade Pakistan Air Force JF-17 fighter jets with a world-class radar system that will substantially improve the combat capability of the aircraft.Chinese media reported that Chinese radar researcher Hu Mingchun, head of the Nanjing Research Institute of Electronics Technology in Jiangsu province, said the KLJ-7A active phased array radar will give the JF-17 many advantages in an aerial combat.
The phased array radar [2,3] has been widely employed for its capability to orientate the direction of the target [4, 5].
"In order to meet the needs of the Indian manufacturer HAL, Thales is offering a lightweight, compact active array radar," it said.