Type 963 Trials at Tantallon

Made:
1957-02-14
maker:
McCord

A.S.R.E. Technical Note DX-55-2. At the beginning of 1951, Messrs Ferranti Ltd, were asked to undertake the development of a 200 kW X-Band Radar set with a fully stabilised aerial to replace Type 961, and to design a Computer that would allow the accurate control of large numbers of jet aircraft at short landing intervals.

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Details

Identifier:
YA1996.10/4/3/11
Subject:
Electrical Engineering, Radar, Computer Applications
Access:
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