Ground-based Air Defence Radars

Thrapston, Frank
April 2010
Military Technology;2010, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p38
The article offers information on the significance of ground-based air defence radars for militaries used. According to the article, ground-based radars are crucial for air defence, both on the battlefield and at the national level. It provides mechanism by which the position of hostile and friendly aircraft can be plotted, which allows speed, bearing, and range to be available to Anti-Aircraft Artillery (AAA) batteries, Surface-to-Air Missile (SAM) sites or air defence intercept aircraft.


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