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Pathfinder Radar ISR and SAR Systems: Tactical Eyes for the Warfighter

  • Magazine Article
  • 19AERP08_06
Published 2019-08-01 by SAE International in United States
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  • English

Sandia National Laboratories' (Albuquerque, NM) Radar Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) systems enable a new product paradigm in radar capabilities and modalities. With the ability to shrink sensor size, increase resolution, raise image quality, and advance real-time onboard processing, Sandia has been producing next-generation systems for nearly three decades. Sandia specializes in the full system design of Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR), Ground Moving Target Indicator (GMTI), target recognition, and other sensor systems for the Department of Defense, other government agencies, and industry partners.

Since 1997, Sandia radars have been used to address critical military problems in all geographic Unified Combatant Commands (COCOMs). Sandia delivers complete solutions including mission planning and Concept of Operations (CONOPS) development, hardware development, algorithm development, platform integration, and Processing, Exploitation and Dissemination (PED).