OVERVIEW: The DOG EAR (9S80) is an 3-D mobile, early warning surveillance and target acquisition radar operating in the F/G Band.
DETAILS: The DOG EAR (9S80) is a pulse Doppler early warning surveillance and target acquisition designed to equip tactical air defense units. Weapon systems associated with the DOG EAR include the SA-13 GOPHER.
Set up time:
25 m altitude: 22 km
500 m altitude: 34 km
Max Acquisition Range: 80 km
NOTES: IOC 1978. The DOG EAR is mounted on tracked transporter. It has been used by many Warsaw Pact nations, as well as Iraq, Jordan, Libya, Angola, Algeria and Afghanistan.
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