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fire control radar

Radar used to provide target information inputs to a weapon fire control system.
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Noun1.fire control radar - naval radar that controls the delivery of fire on a military target
naval radar - naval equipment consisting of a shipboard radar
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
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FAC is equipped with type 347 fire-control radar, a 30mm forward mounted gun, two 12.
The Pantsir-S1 (NATO reporting name SA-22 Greyhound), is a short-to-medium range gun-missile system combining a wheeled vehicle mounting a fire-control radar and electro-optical sensor, two 30-mm cannons and up to 12 57E6 radio-command guided short-range missiles.
A Chinese frigate did direct fire-control radar at a Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force destroyer on high seas near the Japan-controlled Senkaku Islands in January but it was not a planned action, senior Chinese military officials told Kyodo News recently.
TOKYO - A Chinese frigate did direct fire-control radar at a Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force destroyer on high seas near the Japan-controlled Senkaku Islands in January but it was not a planned action, senior Chinese military officials told Kyodo News recently.
Most military ships and aircraft sound warnings when fire-control radar locks in on them so that operators can take evasive action - or shoot first.
10 ( ANI ): Japan has said it might release evidence to prove a Chinese naval frigate locked its fire-control radar onto a Japanese ship near disputed islands.
Onodera on Saturday told the Yomiuri Shimbun newspaper that Tokyo had "evidence to show the fire-control radar chased after the ship (of Japan's Self-Defence Forces) for some time.
Features added to the aircraft include new fire-control radar and a radio frequency interferometer, which assists in target identification.
Besides fire-control radar for the F-l6 and F-22 fighters and the Longbow Apache helicopter, the company's Electronic Sensors and Systems Sector also has produced 460 air traffic control systems for 12 different countries.
All 758 Apache helicopters are scheduled for conversion so they can carry a mix of Longbow Hellfire and Hellfire II missiles, which receive targeting information from a fire-control radar mounted on the modified helicopter.
The development of EMPAR demonstrates the strength of Alenia Marconi Systems in delivering naval fire-control radar systems," said Jay Bertelli, president and chief executive officer of Mercury Computer Systems.