UK air direction radar Type 984

Naval Radar
electronics



1958    



Used by

Login to Edit

   
1940UK Aircraft Carrier Illustrious class1
1959UK Aircraft Carrier Improved Centaur class1


Refits

Login to Edit


1950-oct-23 UK HMS Victorious R38 Aircraft Carrier Illustrious class until Dec 1957, major refit and modernisation to include an 8.75° angled flight deck, new radars and lengthened to 240m, two larger centreline lifts and first British carrier to be fitted with Jet Blast Deflectors (JBD), recommissioning on 14 Jan 1958
1959-oct-30 UK HMS Eagle R05 Aircraft Carrier Audacious class at HMD Devonport until May 1964, major refit to have flight deck angle increased to 8.5 degrees, 2 new steam catapults, a Type 984 radar installed and her guns replaced with 6 (not 4) Seacat missiles. 1st Carrier to fire a Seacat in 1964.


In Service

Login to Edit

   
UK Royal Navy
IN Indian Navy





share     facebook     twitter     linkedin