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AN/SPS-54 radar 


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AN/SPS-54 radar

(United States)

Notes: This surface search radar was a 1968 project by Sperry Marine to find a common replacement for all the surface search radars then in service with the USN. Only one ship carried this radar, USS Gyatt (DDG-1). The lightweight antenna revolved at 20rpm. Maximum range was 23NM. Although it was well-liked by Gyatt’s crew, no further ships were equipped with it.

 

 

Entry created by: Jason W. Henson
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