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AN/VPS-2

Country of Origin: USA

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The AN/VPS-2 is a coherent pulse-Doppler range-only radar built into the Spanish Meroka naval close-in weapons system (CIWS) and the U.S. Army's M163A2 self-propelled and M167A2 towed Vulcan air defense guns (VADS). The VPS-2 antenna is mounted on the turret and moves with the barrel and sight moun ts. The optical sight can be laid independently.

The radar operates autonomously to provide tracking of targets and the angular tracking rate. Moving target indicator (MTI)...

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