15 December 1965
DATE: 1 July 1964
ITEM NAME: RADAR SET
COGNIZANT SERVICE: USN
FEDERAL STOCK NUMBER: 2F5840-973-2676
STATUS OR TYPE CLASSIFICATION
Mfg(s) Name or Code Number: Gilfillan Corporation (24930)
The radar set provides information used for air
traffic control and for radar surveillance of aircraft.
Precision aircraft information (height, range, azimuth
Radar Set AN/TPN-B is a lightweight, helicopter-
and elevation) is displayed and used to direct the
transportable aircraft traffic control and landing
aircraft along an elevation glidepath and azimuth
approach radar set designed for use during all weather
conditions. It is used at forward airstrips and heliports.