Accession Number : ADD001406

Title :   Dual Mode Radar System.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Frisbee,Belmont , Jr

Report Date : 17 Sep 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent describes a dual mode electronic system combining the seeker radar system and the altimeter radar system of a missile. The invention includes a switch for selecting the operative mode from either of the two modes incorporated (seeker radar system or altimeter radar system). The components of one system which duclicate the components of the other system are eliminated since the duplicated components will be shared.

Descriptors :   *Radar, *Patents, Dual mode, Radar homing, Altimeters, Guided missiles

Subject Categories : Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE