laser spot tracker


Also found in: Acronyms.

laser spot tracker

A device that locks on to the reflected energy from a laser-marked or designated target and defines the direction of the target relative to itself. Also called LST.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
References in periodicals archive ?
laser rangefinder/designator, laser spot tracker, and forward-looking infrared (FLIR): and ITT Industries' (Clifton, NI) Suite of Integrated Radio-Frequency Countermeasures (SIRFC).
US versions of the AV-8B currently carry night-vision systems, a forward-looking infrared sensor, a laser spot tracker, and the AN/APG-65 radar system, which would be upgraded.
Martin Marietta is also responsible for the LST (Laser Spot Tracker) of the F/A-18.
Full browser ?