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29B6 «Container»

Description of the radar set, tactical-technical characteristics

Figure 1: Receiving antenna of 29B6 «Container»
(53°59'00.1" N   43°51'01.2" E)

Figure 1: Receiving antenna of 29B6 «Container»
(53°59'00.1" N   43°51'01.2" E)

Specifications
frequency: 3 … 30 MHz
(HF-Band)
pulse repetition time (PRT):
pulse repetition frequency (PRF): 50 Hz
pulsewidth (τ):
receive time:
dead time:
peak power:
average power:
instrumented range: 3 000 km
range resolution:
accuracy:
beamwidth:
hits per scan:
antenna rotation:
MTBCF:
MTTR:

29B6 «Container»

The 29B6 «Container» is an operating in HF-Band bistatic Over-The-Horizon (Surface Wave) Radar. The transmitter's part is built near the town Gorodets (Cyrillic: Городец), Nizhny Novgorod Oblast, Russia. The receiving antenna and the main part of the radar are built near Kovylkino (Cyrillic: Ковылкино) in the Republic of Mordovia, Russia.

The receiving antenna system consists of 144 antenna-feeder masts 34 m high and has a length of 1300 m and a depth of 200 m. The detection range of air targets is more than 3000 km at altitudes of up to 100 kilometers, and the sector of view is 240 degrees.

Picture gallery of 29B6 «Container»

Figure 2: the transmitters antenna
(56°41'35.0" N   43°29'11.0" E)