Google+
Рейтинг@Mail.ru
Pravda.ru

News » Society

Developed: radar device for non-contact identification of explosive devices

01.08.2002 | Source:

Pravda.Ru

 

Russia has developed a unique radar unit called "Rodnik" for non-contact identification of explosive devices of any type, the Russian agency for control systems reported on Thursday.

Rodnik was devised at the Central Radio Engineering Research Institute. As its deputy director Oleg Melnichuk explained, it is a non-linear non-contact radar. It detects and defines the location of remote-controlled explosive devices with electronic fuses, and also hidden radio electronic units for eavesdropping, sound recording and unauthorised transmissions.

Rodnik can also be employed to search for people buried under building ruins or snow avalanches. The range of the device is dozens of metres, and it the people have about them power sources /for example, mobile telephone batteries/, even one kilometre. The radar itself is housed in an attache case.

© &to=http://www.rian.ru' target=_blank>RIAN

 
| More
961

Popular photos

Most popular

Western interventionism and the boomerang effect
Western interventionism and the boomerang effect
Europe and the USA spent centuries colonizing the world, invading territories, destroying societies, massacring peoples, stealing resources, then barring entry into Europe and the USA against the...
Putin: Russia wants no war, but continues building up armed forces
Putin: Russia wants no war, but continues building up armed forces
Russia intends to continue to build up military and nuclear capabilities. This is required for security, not for attacks, he said. Estimating the actions of the Ukrainian military in south-eastern...

Video

Popular photos

Система Orphus