Israel Aerospace Industries’ (IAI) has unveiled the STAR-X 3D multi-mission naval radar, designed for Offshore Patrol Vessels and other small vessels, the company writes in a press release. The STAR-X 3D naval radar is based on IAI’s Elta Active Electronic Scanned Array (AESA) technology. According to IAI, it performs simultaneous air and surface surveillance, and is designed for performing critical missions in Exclusive Economic Zones and beyond.
The newest member of IAI family of naval radars, the STAR-X is a digital, 3D, AESA radar which takes advantage of proven technology from other IAI-Elta radars. The STAR-X has reduced overall dimensions and lower weight and power requirements, which provide a very cost-effective solution for naval radar technology, the company emphasises.