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AN/TPS-65

Description of the radar set, tactical-technical characteristics Описание; Основные тактико-технические характеристики (Базы данных)

Figure 1: AN/TPS-65

Figure 1: AN/TPS-65

Specifications
frequency: 1 250 … 1 350 MHz
(L-Band)
pulse repetition time (PRT):  
pulse repetition frequency (PRF):  
pulsewidth (τ):  
receive time:  
dead time:  
peak power: 100 kW
average power: 3 kW
instrumented range: 160 NM (≙ 296 km)
range resolution:  
accuracy:  
beamwidth:
hits per scan:  
antenna rotation: 0 … 15 rpm
MTBCF: 2 900 hrs
MTTR:  

AN/TPS-65

The AN/TPS-65 is an L-Band military air traffic control radar. It uses dual diversity within 51 different frequencies with manual or automatic selection. It is similar in characteristics to the earlier AN/TPS-63. The system is compatible with various subsystems designed for commercial air traffic control purposes.

The Moving Target Indicator (MTI) operates on a variable four-pulse transmission to eliminate ground clutter while maximizing moving aircraft detection. A dual receiver channel allows the display of weather conditions. The system also features constant false-alarm rate, a special rain-reject circuit and built-in test equipment.