Description of the radar set, tactical-technical characteristics
Figure 1: RAN-12 L/X
|frequency:||L + X-Band|
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|instrumented range:||25 NM (≙ 46 km)|
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RAN-12 L/X is operating in the L and X-Band dual frequency air and surface surveillance radar. Italian Navy designation is MM/SPQ-712. A lower powered version is named RAN-11 L/X. The antenna is roll and pitch stabilised. The X-band sub-system is dedicated for detection of surface and low-flying targets, the L-band sub-system for air targets in mid-range altitudes.