Description of the radar set, tactical-technical characteristics
Figure 1: Type 424 Mk.1 with a single curved truncated parabolic reflector
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The Type 424 was designed as an X-Band approach guidance, surveilance and weather radar, which provides both talk-down facilities and airport supervision in one unit. It was originally designed and used as a marine radar, designated as Type 424N, especially for periscope detecting.
Picture gallery of Type 424
Figure 2: Type 424 Mk.2 with a double curved truncated parabolic reflector.