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AN/TPQ-37 (Firefinder)

Definition/Scope: A phased array artillery locating radar system which uses a combination of radar techniques and computer controlled functions to detect and accurately locate artillery and rocket weapons. Similar to the AN/TPQ-36 the system is a long-range version of “weapon-locating radar,” designed to detect and track incoming artillery and rocket fire to determine the point of origin for counterbattery fire



Used For:

Q-37 radar
Q37

Broader Terms:

observed fire
weapons locating radar

Related Terms:

AN/TPQ-36 (Firefinder)
AN/TPQ-47 (Firefinder)
Divisional MLRS Target Acquisition Battery
Enhanced AN/TPQ-36
Fire Support Officer
Heavy Division Target Acquisition Battery
IBCT TAP
Separate Brigade Target Acquisition Platoon


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