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12/02/1935 Radar invention


The Radar Technique by Robert Watson-Watt (Milestones of Science)


Angus Lives: Robert Watson Watt

Scottish physicist Robert Watson-Watt sent a secret memo to the British Air Ministry. The memo proposed system on detection and location of aircraft by radio methods. It was a description of early radar device. Further development of the concept led to the radars from WW2, which won the Battle of Britain.
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