passive homing


passive homing
/pæsɪv ˈhoʊmɪŋ/ (say pasiv 'hohming)

noun
a form of missile guidance in which the receiver in the missile utilises radiations from the target.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • passive homing — pasyvusis nusitaikymas statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. passive homing vok. passives Zielsuchen, n rus. пассивное самонаведение, n pranc. autoguidage indirect, m …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • passive homing guidance — pasyvusis nusitaikymas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Taikymo sistema, kurioje VNP bangų imtuvas reaguoja į taikinio spinduliuotę. Pirminę energiją (šviesą, šilumą, garsą, radijo bangas) spinduliuoja taikinys, ją priima VNP ir pagal tai… …   Artilerijos terminų žodynas

  • passive homing guidance — pasyvusis nusitaikymas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Nusitaikymo sistema, kurioje raketos imtuvas reaguoja į taikinio skleidžiamus spindulius. atitikmenys: angl. passive homing guidance pranc. guidage passif …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • passive homing guidance — A system of homing guidance wherein the receiver in the missile utilizes radiation from the target …   Military dictionary

  • passive homing guidance — A system of guidance in which a craft or a missile is directed toward a destination by means of natural radiations from the destination. See also homing guidance …   Aviation dictionary

  • homing guidance — i. A system in which devices built into a missile enable it to steer and keep on course toward a specific target by reacting to some distinguishing characteristic of the target, such as sound, heat, light, or radar reflectors. An infrared air to… …   Aviation dictionary

  • homing guidance — A system by which a missile or torpedo steers itself towards a target by means of a self contained mechanism which is activated by some distinguishing characteristics of the target. See also active homing guidance; passive homing guidance; semi… …   Military dictionary

  • passive missile — One equipped with guidance that is able to home on emissions generated by the target. The missile is not dependent on mother aircraft for its guidance. See passive homing guidance …   Aviation dictionary

  • Semi-active radar homing — Semi active radar homing, or SARH, is a common type of missile guidance system, perhaps the most common type for longer range air to air and surface to air missile systems. The name refers to the fact that the missile itself is only a passive… …   Wikipedia

  • Acoustic homing — is a system which utilizes sound to guide a moving object, such as a torpedo. Acoustic homing can be either Passive or Active in nature. Using Passive, the system is designed to move either toward or away from a sound, and may also be designed to …   Wikipedia


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