height-finding radar

height-finding radar

[′hīt ¦fīnd·iŋ ′rā‚där]
(engineering)
A radar set that measures and determines the height of an airborne object.
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The other choice, of course, is to add to the AEW platform a height-finding radar, for example, that could be partly dedicated to the NCTR function.