radar control


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radar control

[′rā‚där kən‚trōl]
(electronics)
Guidance, direction, or employment exercised over an aircraft, guided missile, gun battery, or the like, by means of, or with the aid of, radar.

radar control

Term used to indicate that radar-derived information is employed directly in the provision of air traffic control service (ICAO).
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The second plane was tracked away from the harbor by the radar control unit, and after it had disappeared at long range, the all clear was sounded.
Its radar control is four times faster than that of competitive models, so operators can essentially work up to four times faster.
color) Ronald Crossman, business development director, shows one of ITT Gilfillan's mobile radar control rooms.
We are a minority (30 percent) user of expensive, radar-based control, and frequently not for our own needs but only because FAA has expanded its radar control over more territory.
Barney, who has 37 years' service in radio and radar control, is as proud as punch with his adventurous daughter.
Both aircraft were receiving a radar control service from the air traffic control centre at West Drayton in west London.
Full duplex operation is required to accommodate radar control signals originating at the Center.
For descriptive purposes, the WSR-88D unit can be divided into two parts; the radar subsystem that is composed of an antenna, a transmitter, a receiver and ground clutter cancelers, and a dedicated signal processor; and a data analysis and display that is composed of the radar control processor, meteorological analysis and product generation processor, display processor, and associated communication ports and color displays.
Our Ground Moving Target Indicator's exploitation capability and integrated radar control technology enables the DDR to robustly find and track potential threats to warfighters, vehicles, and individuals in near real-time, day and night," said David Logan, vice president and general manager of Technology Solutions at BAE Systems.
On site arrangements were made for a Mobile Air Traffic Control, Radar Control, Meteorological Facility, Aerospace Safety and Security Control.
Specifically, Paragraph (a) states that we are to report, as soon as possible, "The time and altitude of passing each designated reporting point, or the reporting points specified by ATC, except that while the aircraft is under radar control, only the passing of those reporting points specifically requested by ATC need by reported.
Panama President Ricardo Martinelli tweeted a photo of the haul, which experts earlier Tuesday identified as an ageing Soviet-built radar control system for surface-to-air missiles.

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