air search radar Type 965

Naval Radar


In Royal Navy service, often coupled with a Cossor IFF mk.10 SSR antenna. Replaced by the Type 1022 in Type 42 destroyers.

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1961 Frigate Type 81 Tribal class1
1962 Guided-Missile Destroyer County class1
1968 Helicopter Carrier Tiger conversion class1
1975 Guided-Missile Destroyer Type 42 (Batch 1 and 2) class1
1977 Guided-Missile Destroyer Hercules class1

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1958-jul-21 HMS Ark Royal R09 Aircraft Carrier Audacious classRefit at HMD Devonport, removed deck edge lift, added Type 965 radar (replacing Type 293). Fire broke out 9 Apr 1959 during the refit, delaying completion to 28 Dec 1959.
1963-may HMS Centaur R06 Aircraft Carrier Centaur classimprovements at HMD Portsmouth to air surveillance and air defence operations, until c Oct.

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Royal Navy
Pakistan Navy
Chilean Navy
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