target overlay

target overlay

A transparent sheet which, when superimposed on a particular chart, map, drawing, tracing or other representation, depicts target locations and designations. The target overlay may also show boundaries between maneuver elements, objectives and friendly forward dispositions.
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Based on ELTA's ELK-8385 proven Interferometric ESM/ELINT system, the integrated dual-use pod, designated ELI-2060E, can currently deliver radar imagery with ELINT target overlay.
Of course, to benefit from using target overlays, the shooter would have to be surprised by the target, as would be the case if the target system allowed for the target to turn toward the shooter.
By utilising SevenCs' EC2007 ECDIS Kernel software development kit (SDK), users of Primagraphics Metroview software will now be able to import sophisticated electronic navigational maps and charts - available off-the-shelf from the hydrographic offices of maritime nations - and display them alongside radar data and target overlays.