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New Radar System Differentiates Between Airplanes and Wind Turbines

Zothecula (1870348) writes | about a year and a half ago

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Zothecula (1870348) writes "Wind farms and airports don’t mix. Unfortunately, when the blades are turning on wind turbines, the motion can interpreted as aircraft on air traffic control radar screens. Needless to say, the results of such confusion could potentially be catastrophic – or at the very least, they could make things much more stressful for already-frazzled air traffic controllers. UK tech firm Aveillant, however, claims that its Holographic Radar system is the solution to the problem."
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