2015-11-12

World War II radio & radar history (3)

More YouTube videos related to World War II radio, SIGINT and radar:


The AN/UPN-1&2: S-band Ultra Portable Microwave Radar Beacons (1944) 

Radio Set SCR-545, anti-aircraft radar. US Army film bulletin No. 87  (1943)

Under the Radar - Radar Technological Evolution. See  an armo(u)red military vehicle with an NVIS antenna at 09:26.

2015-11-10

World War II radio & radar history (2)

More YouTube videos related to World War II radio, SIGINT and radar:



The Secret War 1: The Battle of the Beams (50 min)





The Secret War 2: To See for a Hundred Miles (50 min)





Development of the Hallicrafters SCR299 military shortwave radio (27 min)


 
 How it works: World War II Radar, part 1 (40 min)



 German Radar detection & signals jamming in World War II (25.5 min)

2015-11-09

World War II radio & radar history (1)

I have located on YouTube a few interesting videos about radio & communications intelliegence,  and radar history. 



History Channel: The Bruneval Raid (51 min). Also covers the so called "Battle of the Beams".




Heroes and Weapons of WWII: The Men Who Invented Radar (23.5 min)




Heroes and Weapons of WWII: The Men Who Cracked Enigma (24 min)

I have always been interested in the history of Signals Intelligence, Electronic Warfare and related areas, so I really enjoyed these fine videos.