Active reflector

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Term active reflector
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Moving Target Detector

Moving Target Indicator

Doppler shift

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(Radar) A device used in primary radar systems for geographical alignment and system performance checking. It generates a signal from a fixed installation with an artificial Doppler shift, which ensures that a fixed target will be presented on a ATC screen after Moving Target Detection or Moving Target Indicator processing.

Definition Source

EUROCONTROL (2010), SASS-C Glossary, [1]

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