Army eyes VHF aircraft radar able to detect hidden IEDs from altitudes as high as 25,000 feet

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md., 18 March 2013. U.S. Army researchers are surveying industry to find companies able to design airborne synthetic aperture radar (SAR) that uses radio frequencies between 25 and 88 MHz to detect hidden wires, weapons caches, and other components of improvised explosive devices (IEDs).

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