fire-control radar


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fire-control radar

[′fīr kən‚trōl ‚rā‚där]
(ordnance)
Radar equipment used in a fire-control system.

fire-control radar

fire-control radar
A radar providing target inputs to a weapon fire-control system. The term applies to surface-to-air weapon systems. Normally, initial target information is obtained from surveillance radar and, thereafter, as it approaches near the radar, it is assigned to fire control radar for tracking and then for “kill.”
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On 19 January, People's Liberation Army Navy warships in the East China Sea reportedly locked fire-control radars on a Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force helicopter and, on 30 January, did the same to a maritime Self-Defense Force ship, as announced a few days later by Japan's Minster of Defense Itsunori Onodera.
Asked about the delay in filing the protest, Onodera said it took the ministry until Tuesday to determine that fire-control radar had indeed locked on the Japanese ship.
While stressing a single mistake could have led to "a very dangerous situation" in the "extremely abnormal" case, Japanese Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera also unveiled a similar instance in which a Chinese naval ship was suspected of having directed fire-control radar at a Maritime Self-Defense Force helicopter Jan.
On Tuesday, Japan also unveiled a similar instance in which a Chinese naval ship was suspected of having directed fire-control radar at a Maritime Self-Defense Force helicopter Jan.
The combat system includes the SAAM anti-missile self-defense system, combining an Arabel fire-control radar and Aster 15 missiles.
25, said dialogue with China should not be impeded by a recent incident in which a China warship targeted a fire-control radar at a Japanese destroyer.
Norway will get a "lightweight version" of the system, consisting only of the fire-control radar and the TV camera that weighs about 550 kg.
The Japanese Defense Ministry alleges a Chinese navy frigate directed fire-control radar at a Maritime Self-Defense Force destroyer on the high seas in the East China Sea at around 10 a.
The Republic of (South) Korea Air Force (ROKAF) has begun flight-testing the AN/APG-67(V)4 multimode fire-control radar of the Lead-In Fighter Trainer (LIFT) version of the T-50 Golden Eagle, a supersonic jet trainer being developed by Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) (Seoul, Korea) with Lockheed Martin (Ft.
Furthermore, while the SAMP/T consists of Aster 30 missiles and the Thales Arabel fire-control radar, two versions of PAAMS use two different radar systems.
The total program includes the acquisition of the Longbow fire-control radar, ordnance (including Hellfire missiles), spare parts, training services, and maintenance support.