Threat Warning System: PHOBOS
The PHOBOS tactical threat warning system from Teledyne Defence & Space is comprised of a state of the art, high sensitivity radar warning receiver and a highly portable hand-held display device. The combination of these two elements provides the user with exceptional detection performance whilst delivering true tactical flexibility.
TDS TACTICAL THREAT RECEIVER PRODUCTS
The PHOBOS is suitable for scenarios where antennas and hardware are either platform- or operationally-distributed. The system is comprised of:
- High sensitivity radar warning receiver
- Portable hand held display device
The system design utilises next-generation de-interleaving and emitter identification processing coupled with TDS established measurement techniques to ensure outstanding performance and exceptional reliability.
4 switched ports provide instantaneous quadrant direction finding and full 360° coverage whilst the use of MIL-STD 2525 symbology ensures ease of object recognition. The hand-held display utilises a Windows CE HMI base platform and benefits from full colour VGA polar display. Both visual and audio warning facilities are also a feature of the hand-held unit.
The TDS PHOBOS has been engineered to ensure that weight, physical size and power consumption have all been kept to a minimum, and PHOBOS also offers significant reduction of each. In turn, design for manufacture has been a key driver delivering the PHOBOS at an attractively low cost base.