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radiolocation

[¦rād·ē·ō·lō′kā·shən]
(engineering)
Determination of relative position of an object by means of equipment operating on the principle that propagation of radio waves is at a constant velocity and rectilinear.
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Functional models of the unmanned aircraft Magnitude Functions Nose-mounted magnitude Optical reconnaissance in the visible, infrared, ultraviolet ranges, target designation, reconnaissance of the radiolocation of a front hemisphere Front magnitude Radio engineering reconnaissance, statement of obstacles, spectral analysis, detailed optical reconnaissance, side radiolocation reconnaissance Wing magnitude Change of maximum flight duration Fuel tank magnitude Change of the full type Aircraft systems Change of unmanned aircraft operating magnitude modes Power plant magnitude Change of the power plant type
Rohde & Schwarz, a supplier of solutions in the fields of test and measurement, broadcasting, radiomonitoring and radiolocation, as well as secure communications, recently released an enhanced version of the R&S SCx8000 low- to medium-power transmitter that includes ISDB-T capabilities.
Interestingly, L-3 Cyterra had to obtain a waiver to use the Emmdar in the United States as the 3100 to 3500 MHz frequency band is allocated to the Federal Government Radiolocation service.
Rohde & Schwarz, Radiomonitoring and Radiolocation, Catalog 2001/2008
For example, if the specialisation of Aircraft Piloting was selected, a student was to study informatics, engineering graphics, mathematics, physics, political science, philosophy, English, Lithuanian, theory of flights, aviation meteorology, theoretical mechanics, air communication language, aerial navigation, radiolocation, thermodynamics, aviation devices, microprocessor systems, aviation psychology, aeroengines, aircraft constructions, economics, management and some other subjects.
In the 3400-4200 MHz band one of the problems is co-existence between radiolocation services and fixed satellite services currently using this band.
8-10 L HAARP) FM commercial radio 88-108 U+ VHF commercial television (analog) (a) 54-88, U+ 174-216 UHF commercial television (analog and 512-700 U+ digital) Maritime mobile, radiolocation, radio- 0.
is now able to formalize its position with respect to earth exploration satellite systems, mobile, and radiolocation services at 5GHz and will now fully support these allocations.
THE Scots inventor was the leader of Britain's intensive efforts to develop aircraft radiolocation.
The Rohde & Schwarz group of companies, with headquarters in Munich, develops, produces and markets communications and test and measurement instruments and systems with the emphasis on mobile radio, broadcasting, EMC measurements, general-purpose and RF test equipment, radiomonitoring and radiolocation, radiocommunications as well as IT security.
Wireless services are radio communications providing fixed, mobile, radiolocation or satellite communication services to individuals and businesses within their assigned spectrum block and geographical area.
1941: RADAR - Originally called radiolocation, it comes from an abbreviation of the phrase RAdio Detecting And Ranging.