Dictionary:Radar imagery

ADVERTISEMENT
From SEG Wiki
Revision as of 15:37, 20 December 2011 by Wiki Admin (talk | contribs) (Initial import)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search

Mapping from an aircraft using short electromagnetic waves. A narrow radar beam that is transmitted perpendicular to the aircraft flight line; it reflects from the ground to a receiver on the aircraft and the data display gives the appearance of an aerial photo.