"Laser scanning aids base line verification at radar site.
Keeping a watch on the entire U.S. coastline is a job of high order, one that defense and aerospace leader Raytheon has been overseeing since 1993 through its Relocatable Over-the-Horizon Radar (ROTHR) sites. Three continuously operating sites located in Texas, Virginia and Puerto Rico are staged to provide the country and surrounding areas with homeland security. The radar stations detect surface and air traffic within 500 miles inland and 1,500 miles off the coastline, and report to tactical forces defending our nation’s interests and countering drug smuggling in the Caribbean Sea and South America."
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