tracking radar


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tracking radar

[′trak·iŋ ‚rā‚där]
(engineering)
Radar used to monitor the flight and obtain geophysical data from space probes, satellites, and high-altitude rockets.
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target tracking radar was locked on to the Olive cell.
YENy DELHy (CyHAN)- India will next month test its home-made multi-object tracking radar on a rocket, a senior space official has reportedly said.
Space station resupply delayed by glitch SpaceX has put on hold a resupply mission to the International Space Station as it seeks to repair a tracking radar on range asset that supports the launch.
He said that the trace and tracking radar system of the Hawk missile shield has also been developed, and this has improved the tracking and targeting capability of the system by up to 40%.
The Terminal High Altitude Area Defense System, or THAAD, features a truck-mounted launcher, a complement of interceptor missiles, a tracking radar and an integrated fire control system, the department said in a statement.
The land-based missile defense system includes a truck-mounted launcher, tracking radar, interceptor missiles, and an integrated fire control system.
Department of Defense announced here Wednesday that it will deploy a Terminal High Altitude Area Defense System (THD) - a ballistic missile defense system - to Guam Island in western Pacific Ocean in the coming weeks "as a precautionary move to strengthen our regional defense posture against the North Korean regional ballistic missile threat." The Pentagon said in a statement that the THD system is "a land-based missile defense system that includes a truck-mounted launcher, a complement of interceptor missiles, an AN/TPY-2 tracking radar, and an integrated fire control system." "This deployment will strengthen defense capabilities for American citizens in the U.S.
ground-based interceptors and early warning and tracking radar, and the signing of the ROK-U.S.
ground-based interceptors and early warning and tracking radar in response to the North Korean threat.
It provides multi-band phased array antennas, wideband transceivers, T/R modules, diplexer/multiplexer networks, electronically steered antennas and wideband RF antenna systems for high data rate multi-point communications, mobile communications, and wideband tracking radar and sensor systems.Country: Austria, USAType: JVStatus: Agreed
But Israel has its own tracking radar. The Iranian insistence on the Israeli link seems intended to inflame Turkish public opinion against the Turkish government and thus cannot help relations either.
Besides the surveillance radar, which gives the Ades a stand-alone capacity, the turret is also equipped with a day/night stabilised panoramic sight to ensure surveillance in case of heavy electronic countermeasures environment, a 3D I/J Band tracking radar with a 30-km-range capable of tracking both target and missile, which together with the uplink ensures the VT1 radar guidance, a laser guidance system being provided both for laser-guided VT1s, LMMs and Starstreaks.