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Description of the radar set, tactical-technical characteristics
frequency: 1 250 … 1 350 MHz
pulse repetition time (PRT):
pulse repetition frequency (PRF): 800 Hz
pulsewidth (τ): 1.1 µs
receive time:
dead time:
peak power:
average power:
instrumented range: 80 mi (≙ 128 km)
range resolution:
beamwidth: 1.25°
hits per scan:
antenna rotation: 12 rpm


ASR-803 was operating in L-Band air surveillance radar intended for use as an terminal area surveillance radar.

It used the G 14 antenna from Selenia with two antenna feeds for low and high beam which was also used in the Italian radar ATCR-22.

The radar failed to gain market acceptance because it was too large and heavy compared to competing radars operating in the S-Band.