Ground-control approach radar on airfield, France

Ground-control approach radar on airfield, France

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Caption: US truck carrying a ground-controlled approach (GCA) radar system on a landing field in Etain, France. GCA is used to land aircraft in difficult conditions. A radar operator tracks an aircraft's descent angle and course and gives the pilot verbal instruction to guide him in to land. Photographed in the spring of 1945.

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