21:45 Mar 26, 2015
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Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Aerospace / Aviation / Space
Dutch term or phrase: steunradars
In a list of measures that can be implemented to mitigate the disturbance caused by a wind farm. Are we talking about back-up here? Also, I have to say I'm somewhat mystified by the use of the plural. . . Any thoughts?
Emma Rault
United Kingdom
Local time: 01:14

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3 +2In-fill radars
Roy vd Heijden



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In-fill radars


ˮThe use of In-fill radars is a popular mitigation technique currently considered by many aviation stakeholders to address the wind turbine interference issues on primary radars. The word ˮIn-fillˮ implies filling in part of the surveillance picture with the aid of a different surveillance source. Hence the idea of an In-fill radar is to feed data from a different surveillance source to the areas on the surveillance display affected by wind turbine.ˮ
( 764 Issue 5 CAA Policy and ...

Note added at 23 min (2015-03-26 22:09:02 GMT)

"zonder steunradar ontstaat bij alle varianten een slechte tot zeer slechte radardekking achter het windpark, plaatsing van een steunradar heft de schaduwwerking op"

Roy vd Heijden
Local time: 02:14
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch

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agree  Evgeny Artemov (X)
54 mins

agree  Jack den Haan: Nothing wrong with use of the plural.
1 day 19 hrs
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