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AN/TPS-37

Description of the radar set, tactical-technical characteristics

Figure 1: AN/TPS-37

Figure 1: AN/TPS-37

Specifications
frequency: 5 250 … 5 310 MHz
(C-Band)
pulse repetition time (PRT):
pulse repetition frequency (PRF): 300 … 364 Hz
pulsewidth (τ): 2.5 µs
receive time:
dead time:
peak power: 1 MW
average power:
instrumented range: NM (≙ km)
range resolution:
accuracy:
beamwidth: β= 2.4° ;ε= 0.6°
hits per scan:
antenna rotation:
MTBCF:
MTTR:

AN/TPS-37

AN/TPS-37 was operating in C-Band height finder.

The antenna is a parabolic section 21 × 5.5 feet. The transmitter used the magnetron of type QK 632.