electronic reconnaissance


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electronic reconnaissance

The detection, location, identification, and evaluation of foreign electromagnetic radiations. See also electromagnetic radiation; reconnaissance.
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Noun1.electronic reconnaissance - the detection and identification and evaluation and location of foreign electromagnetic radiations (other than radioactive)
reconnaissance, reconnaissance mission - the act of reconnoitring (especially to gain information about an enemy or potential enemy); "an exchange of fire occurred on a reconnaissance mission"
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During World War II, electronic warfare officers picked up the nickname of "Crows," while electronic reconnaissance EWOs became known as "Ravens.
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The Nimrod R Mk1 is the UK's electronic reconnaissance aircraft that examines radio and radar emissions and provides electronic combat support to the military commander.
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1 for sigint while the German Navy operates a significant electronic reconnaissance capability which includes the Breguet Atlantic 'Peace Peak'.

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