radar data


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radar data

[′rā‚där ‚dad·ə]
(navigation)
Data originating from a radar facility as distinct from air-traffic control data facility or other source.
(ordnance)
Either long-range or gap-filler radar information modified to a form which a computer can use; the two types of data are as follows: correlated, associated with a track; and uncorrelated, not associated with a track.
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OFFICIALS have moved the search area for the lost Malaysian airliner 680 miles to the north east after a new analysis of radar data and planes quickly found multiple objects in the new zone.
OFFICIALS have moved the search area for the lost Malaysian airliner 680 miles to the north east after a new analysis of radar data, and planes quickly found multiple objects in the new zone.
Malaysian officials said the new search area was the result of a painstaking analysis of Malaysian military radar data and satellite readings from British company Inmarsat carried out by U.S., Chinese, British and Malaysian investigators.
The move was based on further analysis of radar data that showed the plane was going faster, thus using more fuel.
For example, Indian officials were reluctant to discuss radar data from the Bay of Bengal, along one of the plane's most likely paths.
18 a re-examination of its military radar data had picked up Malaysia Airlines flight MH370as Boeing 777 re-tracing its route across Peninsular Malaysia.