radar jamming


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radar jamming

[′rā‚där ‚jam·iŋ]
(electronics)
Radiation, reradiation, or reflection of electromagnetic waves so as to impair the usefulness of radar used by the enemy.
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Established on 9 October 1997, VAQ-128 was the last of four Navy expeditionary EA-6B Prowler squadrons, comprising both Navy and Air Force personnel, which stood up to provide joint airborne radar jamming support when the Air Force's EF-111A Raven was retired.
In 1997, then-Captain Beattie (above) was the first of a handful of Air Force pilots who merged with Navy aviators to fly the EA-6B Prowler when the Air Force stopped flying the EF-111 Raven for the airborne radar jamming mission.
Another difference from radar jamming is that the radar signal makes a round trip to the target, so the received-signal power is below the transmitted power by the fourth power of the distance (often stated as -40 log range).
Application of zero-sum game theory is discussed at the end of Chapter 2 as an interesting way to view the radar and radar jamming situation.
The officer said the Nato forces had provided each other with a package of air protection, including radar jamming equipment.
China has also reportedly installed radar jamming equipment in the Spratlys, according to Pentagon.
The Rafale is a semi-stealth multirole fighter, designed to conduct close air support as well as air superiority missions, and is rumoured to have advanced radar jamming technology.
BriteCloud is a radar jamming decoy for fighter aircraft that can be deployed from a standard chaff and flare dispenser.
During that incident, two of the four F-35s running with an earlier version of the complex software were forced to abort a test of the aircraft's radar jamming and threat detection capabilities.
AMIDLAND businessman who sent equipment used in radar jamming and missile guidance to China did not care about the consequences should his sensitive cargo fall into the wrong hands, Customs officers claimed.
Despite skepticism on the part of his colleagues, he correctly surmised that the radar jamming was not man made but rather emanated from the Sun.
Key words: Sequencing jamming, radar jamming, mode of jamming

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