Past, Present and Future of Secondary Radar

Ed Gellender, Northrop Grumman (2014-07-02)

A historical review and a discussion on the anticipated future of SSR/IFF, puts this subject into perspective. Time-tested legacy techniques are explored, as well as some of the most recent technologies. Specific topics covered include IFF antenna patterns, frequency and spectrum usage, civil air traffic control, military command and control (including Mode 5), new collision avoidance systems, and FAA NextGen air traffic control.

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