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AN/FPS-60

Description of the radar set, tactical-technical characteristics
Specifications
frequency: 1 200 … 1 300 MHz
(L-band)
pulse repetition time (PRT):
pulse repetition frequency (PRF):
pulsewidth (τ):
receiving time:
dead time:
peak power: 2· 2 MW
average power: 4.3 or 8.6 kW
instrumented range:
range resolution:
accuracy:
beamwidth:
hits per scan:
antenna rotation:
MTBCF:
MTTR:

AN/FPS-60

AN/FPS-60 was an height finder radar operating in the L-band with two transmitters, which could operate in simplex with only one transmitter or duplex mode with both transmission pulses transmitted close behind each other as frequency diversity radar. The radar was mainly used in air traffic control with the AN/FPS-20 radar.