Light Weight Air Warning (LW/AW) Radar

Larger image

At the Australian War Memorial.

"The LW/AW set was developed in 1942 in Australia by the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (later CSIRO) Radiophysics Laboratory in response to the need for a portable air defence radar station that could be readily deployed in northern Australia, New Guinea and the islands to Australia's north."
Read more (and better photo).

Leave a Comment

Blue Captcha Image
Refresh

*