AWG-10 Radar, Command Indicator Display Generating Unit

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

In 1963, Westinghouse was awarded a contract to build the AWG-10 Missile Control System for the F-4 Phantom. The AWG-10 provides search and track data to launch both all-weather Sparrow and Sidewinder guided missiles. This was the first multi-mode radar set that included pulse-doppler look-down capability as well as a comprehensive built-in-test (BIT) system.

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Credit Line

Gift of the Historical Electronics Museum, Inc..

Dimensions

Overall: 17.2kg (38lb.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

AWG-10, Pilot Cockpit, Command Indicator (Heads Up Display). Detached from A20020232000 in July 2017 to prepare -000 for display.

Type

AVIONICS-Radar/Electronic Warfare

Inventory Number

A20020232001

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