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Radar Corner – The 3D Volumetric Buffer Explained

Radar Corner – The 3D Volumetric Buffer Explained

Quick Topic Video of the RDR-4000 and RDR-7000 3D Buffer

The RDR-4000 and RDR-7000 weather radar systems use a 3D volumetric buffer. If you’ve ever wondered what that is, then this quick topic video is for you. We’ll briefly explain what information goes into the buffer, and then take a 3D tour - no 3D glasses required!

Figure 1. 3D Volumetric Buffer


This is also the first Flight Technical Services “Quick Topic Video.” So, please click on the video link and let us know what you think. https://youtu.be/ciN7lg9KjXQ

Program Pilot Stephen Hammack supports Honeywell Apex and radar for Flight Technical Services. He can be reached via email at Stephen.Hammack@Honeywell.com.