radar fix

radar fix

[′rā‚där ‚fiks]
(navigation)
A determination of position by means of radar.

radar fix

A fix obtained by means of the range, bearing, or range and bearing on a radar target or targets.
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The existence of double/ concentric eyewalls was known in 1969, as there is one documented radar fix report of a double eyewall for Camille, in reviewing all hourly radar fixes.
The final ATC (secondary) radar fix occurred at 17:22 UTC
An elementary application of network-centric ideas is to use one sensor to cue something else: say, to use a fairly accurate HF radar fix to cue a missile-bearing airplane.