Secondary surveillance radar transponder

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Term Secondary surveillance radar transponder
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Mandatory for


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SSR transponder

Related entries

secondary surveillance radar (SSR)

Broader term

transponder

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Abbreviation

Definition

A unit which transmits a response signal on receiving an SSR interrogation. The term is a derivative of the words transmitter and responder.

Definition Source

ICAO (2004) doc. 9684 Manual of the Secondary Surveillance Radar (SSR) Systems

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