Description of the radar set, tactical-technical characteristics
Figure 1: RIR 980 using an 8-feet reflector
|pulse repetition time (PRT):|
|pulse repetition frequency (PRF):|
|pulsewidth (τ):||0.25, 0.5 or 1 µs|
|peak power:||1 MW||250 kW|
|average power:||1 kW||250 W|
|instrumented range:||280 km||157 km|
|hits per scan:|
RIR 980 (Range Instrumentation Radar) is operating in the C-Band or X-Band computer based auto-tracking radar in mobile, transportable or fixed installation configurations. The RIR-980 basic design can be customized and tailored to meet specific requirements.
The parabolic reflector is available in different size (8 or 10 feet for X-Band, 12 or 16 feet for C-Band). The antenna can be equipped with an additional infrared or TV camera for which the round hole in the reflector is prepared.
The transmitter is of magnetron type.