AN/BQQ-5 Weapon Systems // Sensors/Electronics // Sonars


Country of Origin: USA

The AN/BQQ-5 multifunction active/passive digital sonar system integrated the AN/BQS-11, -12 or -13 bow-mounted spherical transducer array, a bow conformal array and towed array, including AN/BQR-25 towed acoustic hydrophone arrays. The AN/BQQ-5 is no longer in service; it had been repalced by the BQQ-10 variant. A computer-driven signal processor selected the hydrophones and steered the beams. With this method, the number of beams that could be formed was limited only by computer capacity. On...

 

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