T&E 4204 Flight Test of RADAR and Electronic Warfare Systems

Course Description

This course is offered once per year on-campus.  The course is designed to assist the student in the development and test of airborne RADAR systems.  Lectures cover the many types and functions of today’s multi-mode RADARs and evaluating performance through flight test.

Anticipated Course Learning Outcomes

Be familiar with:

  • EW Introduction and Integrated Air Defense systems (IADS)
  • Electronic Attack
  • Electronic Protection
  • Electronic Support


  • Basic RADAR fundamentals
  • RADAR modes of operation
  • Pulsed, Doppler and Pulse Doppler RADAR
  • Test and Evaluation of EW Systems


  • Test and Evaluation of Air-to-Air RADAR
  • Test and Evaluation Air-to-Ground RADAR