The system is designed for search, detection and tracking of air targets in IR range, for determination of positions and distances of both air and ground targets.
The article allows for the following:
- search, detection and tracking of targets at any altitude, in free space, at the ground background, at day and night time, in case of man – made intereference,
- measurement of range to air targets when gunning.
The system is provided with the following channels:
- thermal direction finder,
- laser range finder,
- helmet target designation system,
The article is employed on fighters SU-27 and their modifications.