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Type 82 "Orange Yeoman" radar

Control Team Consoles

Comprehensive telephone and R/T communications facilities are installed. Telephone communications embrace inter-communication within the ATCRU, communication with local airfields and communication with remote radar heads. R/T communications enable ATCRU personnel to have direct conversation with the pilots of aircraft under surveillance.

 

CLASS:

Fixed ground radar installation

 

 

 

 

 

 

PERFORMANCE:

Coverage

(1) Bearing

360 deg

 

 

(2) Elevation

0 to 30 deg

 

 

 Height

60,000ft (30 deg cosec2)

 

 

(4) Displayed range

150 miles (local video)

 

 

 

250 miles (remote-radar video)

 

 

(5) Actual range

130 miles on 20 sq metre target

 

 

 

Note... 1 mile = 2000yd

 

Accuracy

(1) X

better than l000yd

 

 

(2) Y

better than l000yd

 

 

(3) H

better than 3000ft at 130 miles

 

Discrimination

(1) Range

400yd

 

 

(2) Bearing

0.8 deg



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