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Swiss Radar PN II

Description of the radar set, tactical-technical characteristics

Figure 1: Swiss Radar PN II, using antenna AR6' (1 800 mm)

Figure 1: Swiss Radar PN II,
using antenna AR6' (1 800 mm)

frequency: 9 410 MHz ±30 MHz
pulse repetition time (PRT):
pulse repetition frequency (PRF): 1, 2 or 3 kHz
pulsewidth (τ): 0.05, 0.15, or 0.6 µs
receiving time:
dead time:
peak power: 4 kW
average power: 0.6, 1.2 or 2.4 W
instrumented range: 64 km
range resolution:
beamwidth: 0.8°, 1.05° or 1.2°
hits per scan:
antenna rotation: 28 min⁻¹

Swiss Radar PN II

JFC Swiss Radar Precision Navigator II is operating in the X-band professional river radar. It is a multifunctional navigation system with integrated ECDIS map view and inland AIS. It uses a vertical orientated 19" flat screen with a resolution of 1024×1280 pixel.

There are three antennas available with the lengths of 6 ft (1800 mm) 7 ft (2100 mm) and 9 ft (2700 mm).