Leonardo UK unveils new Tempest radar sensing technology

Dec. 18 – Leonardo UK with other Team Tempest partners demonstrated a new miniaturised digital radar warning receiver as part of a new technology development for the Tempest future combat air system (FCAS). In a laboratory demonstration for the UK Ministry of Defence, the new sensor, that is 1/10th the size of a standard system, demonstrated a performance four times better of a typical radar warning receiver regarding direction finding.

Model of the Air Combat System of the European Future, unveiled at the Paris Air Show 2019 (Credits to JohnNewton8)


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