engagement control

engagement control

In air defense, that degree of control exercised over the operational functions of an air defense unit that are related to detection, identification, engagement, and destruction of hostile targets.
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Raytheon's GaN-based AESA Patriot radar will work with future open architecture as Integrated Air and Missile Defense Battle Command System and retains backwards compatibility with the current Patriot Engagement Control Station.
Clean Circuit Cards in Radar and Engagement Control Station
According to the Army website, the PAC-3 upgrade program incorporates significant upgrades to the phased array radar set and engagement control station, and adds the new PAC-3 missile, which utilizes hit-to-kill technology for greater lethality against tactical ballistic missiles armed with weapons of mass destruction.
The latest order asks for 11 PATRIOT Configuration-3 Modernised Fire Units, 11 AN/MPQ-65 Radar Sets, 11 AN/MSQ-132 Engagement Control Systems, 30 Antenna Mast Groups, 44 M902 Launching Stations, 246 PATRIOT MIM-104E Guidance Enhanced Missile-TBM (GEM-T) with canisters, 2 PATRIOT MIM-104E GEM-T Test Missiles, 768 PATRIOT Advanced Capability 3 (PAC-3) Missiles with canisters and 10 PAC-3 Test Missiles with canisters.
Health stresses and depressive symptomatology in the elderly: The importance of health engagement control strategies.
The Config-2/PDB-4 considerably increased the deployment footprint and the protected area volume as launchers could be deployed up to ten km from the radar and engagement control station.
The GaN-based AESA Patriot radar will work with an open-architecture common command and control (CC2) node and retains backwards compatibility with the current Patriot Engagement Control Station.
If the filters for the AN/MPQ-53 radar and the engagement control station (ECS) clog, components don't get enough fresh, cooling air.
Engagement Control Station march order and emplacement
The system-level test used new-production major end items (radar, Guidance Enhanced Missile-Tactical[GEM-T] missile, launching station, Information Coordination Central, and Engagement Control Station) against a long-standing performance scenario to verify system capability.
Be careful with the fiber optic cable that runs between the launcher and engagement control station (ECS).
These kits provide various system performance, reliability and operational upgrades to the Patriot Radar, Engagement Control Station, and Information Coordination Central.