Live Flight Tracker Radar

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  • Dashboard is an application for Apple's Mac OS X operating systems, used for hosting mini-applications known as widgets. First introduced in Tiger, it is a semi-transparent layer that is invisible to the user unless activated by clicking its icon in the Dock.
  • Tracking commercial aviation flights is an activity by enthusiasts or concerned citizens. Tracking is not limited to aircraft activity, it can include tracking of airport activity. Flight tracking via software is a relatively new activity.
  • An apparatus used for this
  • Radar is an object-detection system that uses electromagnetic waves - specifically radio waves - to identify the range, altitude, direction or speed of both moving and fixed objects such as aircraft, ships, spacecraft, mountain ranges, radio and TV towers, guided missiles, motor vehicles,
  • measuring instrument in which the echo of a pulse of microwave radiation is used to detect and locate distant objects
  • A system for detecting the presence, direction, distance, and speed of aircraft, ships, and other objects, by sending out pulses of high-frequency electromagnetic waves that are reflected off the object back to the source
  • RADAR (Random Access Digital Audio Recorder) June 1999 Mix Magazine article on the RADAR II. Retrieved on 2009-05-24. January 1999 Sound On Sound article on the RADAR II. Retrieved on 2009-05-24.
  • populate: inhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of; "People lived in Africa millions of years ago"; "The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted"; "this kind of fish dwells near the bottom of the ocean"; "deer are populating the woods"
  • Spend one's life in a particular way or under particular circumstances
  • not recorded; "the opera was broadcast live"
  • Remain alive
  • Be alive at a specified time
  • actually being performed at the time of hearing or viewing; "a live television program"; "brought to you live from Lincoln Center"; "live entertainment involves performers actually in the physical presence of a live audience"
live flight tracker radar
PT Boat's Radar
PT Boat's Radar
Radar, called the silent weapon of the war, is credited with lighting the road to victory. It owes much of it's rapid development to the advent of war. Kept under strict censorship for so long, photos of radar and how it works have just been released for publication. The "thinking cap" of PT boats, this radome bulb houses the antenna of the radar aboard the vessel. 8-9-45
Radar & Bunker
Radar & Bunker
This may have been better as singular photos, but I made the panorama anyway. On the left is a radar system, on the right is the first bunker we visited. Behind these is the town of Adak which is hardly visible, and beyond that, the water.