A Radar Primer

Storm season is underway, so here's a solid foundation to build on as you contemplate those oft-confusing radar images.

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Radar, whether we’re talking air traffic control, thunderstorm detection, navigation, or even air combat, is a technology that has shaped the history of flight in countless ways. The word “radar” is an acronym (RAdio Detection And Ranging) and was coined in 1939 by the United States Army Signal Corps as it worked on these systems […]
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