Description of the radar set, tactical-technical characteristics
Figure 1: Aïda
Figure 1: Aïda, Radar Front-End
(Source: Duch, Radar Aïda -GPPA 05, CC BY-SA 4.0)
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TheAïda nose radar is a conical scan fire control and navigation radar operating in X-Band. It was one of the predecessors of the Cyrano radar and was used in the Dassault Mirage F1AZ and Étendard IVnbsp;m fighters in the mid-1950s.
About 100 of the radar were produced by EMD (Electronique Marcel Dassault, later part of Thomson CSF).