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The potential military applications of 3D Phased Array Radars

In this exclusive interview conducted ahead of this year’s Military Radar Conference, Maxime Bagnoud, Senior Programme Manager, Armasuisse, shares his insight on the potential applications of 3D Phased Array Radar for the military, and the challenges that this poses. Download the interview on the right >>Download the interview to read Maxime’s answers...

The place of Airborne Early Warning in fifth generation operations: Insights from NORAD

What is the place of Airborne Early Warning in fifth generation and multi-domain operations when it comes to the defence of North American airspace? That is what Mr Brian ‘Bear’ Lihani, Deputy Chief, Aerospace Warning Branch, HQ NORAD is trying to answer in this exclusive interview with Defence IQ conducted...

Military Radar: 2019 Trends and Acquisitions Report

The military radar space is dynamic, with nations from across the globe investing in the technology to meet threats present in their region. Ahead of this year’s Military Radar conference, Defence IQ have compiled this 2019 Trends & Acquisitions Report, to provide a comprehensive view of current investments and developments from solution providers in the military radar space. Download this report...

A look inside the largest ever radar procurement in the US: The SENSR programme

The current major procurement operation in radar, the SENSR programme, is deemed to entirely renovate the US radar network, from surveillance to air safety and weather radar applications. Capable of meeting the requirements of all four agencies taking part in the project - NORAD, the Department of Homeland Security, the...

Past Presentations

2018 Brian Lihani HQ NORAD- Is radar still integral to military operations in the 21st century?

At Military Radar 2018, Brain Lihani Deputy Chief, Aerospace Warning Branch HQ NORAD delivered a presentation assessing if 'radar is still integral to military operations in the 21st century?'. With threats becoming harder to detect and current systems ageing, enhancing threat detection is becoming increasingly important and programmes such as...

2018 Dr Clayton Stewart UCL- A Survey of Radar Automatic Target Recognition

Dr Clayton Stewart, Professor at Electronic and Electrical Engineering University College London followed on by presenting a session on 'A Survey of Radar Automatic Target Recognition'.Dr Stewart dives deep into the importance of understanding the key strengths and weakness of different kind of sensors outside of radar, whilst also providing...

Past Presentation 2018: Innovative Radar Solutions -SAAB

For a snapshot on Military Radar 2018 conference and what to expect, view SAAB's Björn Engström past presentation on Innovative Radar Solutions

Reports and Publications

Principles of Modern Radar: Advanced Techniques

Principles of Modern Radar: Advanced Techniques is a professional reference for practicing engineers, including Joseph R. Guerci, that provides a stepping stone to advanced practice with in-depth discussions of the most commonly used advanced techniques for radar design. It will also serve advanced radar academic and training courses with a...

5 key realities of countering drones in the radar sector

Drones pose an ongoing security threat in both the military and civilian  sector, as they are undetectable by radar systems in a congested airspace. While near-misses are recurrent, it is only a matter of time before a serious incident occur, which could prove disastrous. Defence IQ wanted to delve deeper...

Eyes On The Skies: Ground-Based Air Surveillance Developments

Thomas Withington provides this overview of the key technological developments in the field of ground-based air surveillance radars, with a look at emerging threats and the latest national programmes receiving new military investment. Military Radar 2016 will assess the capabilities available in the coming years and offer vital insight to...

Thinking Big in Radar, Outpacing the Threat with NORAD HQ

“Working with the customer is essential. Through customers, industry can evaluate what is needed and develop products to meet customer’s  expectations.” The customers in question? The world’s militaries. Brian Lihani is the Chief of the Radar Warning Branch at NORAD (North American Aerospace Defense Command) HQ,  a binational and combined...