Accession Number:

ADD012966

Title:

Integrated High-Gain Active Radar Augmentor.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-09-16

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

This patent discloses a compact and integrated high-gain radar augmented system, including a cylindrical microstrip receive antenna mounted on a cylinder for providing nominal omni-directional coverage, a transmit antenna similar to the receive antenna mounted on the same cylinder, isolating radio-refquency RF absorbing means located between the two antennas, and a high gain amplifier located within the body of the cylinder and connected to the two antennas. The entire assembly can be covered by an RF radome for component protection.

Subject Categories:

  • Active and Passive Radar Detection and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE