Category Archives: Ground-Based Radar

Exelis’ GCA/PAR-2020 Excels

United States-based radar supplier Exelis is looking forward to a busy year regarding the company’s GCA/PAR-2020 airport surveillance and precision approach radar family with deliveries underway, and future opportunities around the world. The company’s GCA/PAR-2020 radar family includes an array … Continue reading

Posted in Air Traffic Control/Management News, Ground-Based Radar | Leave a comment

Spexer Specifics

Airbus Defence and Space (formerly Cassidian) has disclosed more details regarding its latest edition to its SPEXER ground surveillance radar product line, including the new SPEXER-500’s systems architecture. The company launched its new SPEXER-500 radar in November 2013. It is … Continue reading

Posted in European Air Defence News, Ground-Based Radar | Leave a comment

Depeche Modes

European defence electronics specialist Airbus Defence and Space (formally Cassidian) has provided ChainHomeHigh with details regarding its planned modernisation of MSSR-2000-I secondary radars for the German Armed Forces. In November 2013 the company revealed that it will upgrade these radars … Continue reading

Posted in European News, Ground-Based Radar, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

South Korea – New Radars On Horizon

South Korea will commence the induction of its new LIG Nex-1 Long Range Air Defence Surveillance Radar (LRADSR) into air force service from 2015, according to company sources speaking to ChainHomeHigh at the Seoul Aerospace and Defence Exhibition held in … Continue reading

Posted in Asia News, Ground-Based Radar | Leave a comment

In September’s ChainHomeHigh: United States Of America – AN/TPS-59 Refurbishment Order

The United States Marine Corps is pressing ahead with the refurbishment of its AN/TPS-59(V)3 ground-based air surveillance radars …

Posted in Ground-Based Radar, North America News | Leave a comment

In September’s ChainHomeHigh: Japan – You Have Clearance!

ChainHomeHigh examines Japan’s planned acquisition of a new X-band ballistic missile early warning and air surveillance radar …

Posted in Asia News, Ground-Based Radar | Leave a comment

Philippines – New Radar Plans

The Philippines is continuing its upgrade and enhancement of radar air surveillance coverage across the archipelago. On 20th September it was reported that the radar capabilities in the north of Luzon, the largest island in the Philippines would be increased. … Continue reading

Posted in Asia News, Ground-Based Radar | Leave a comment