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What does SAR stand for?

SAR stands for Synthetic Aperture Radar

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

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  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

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In the twenty years since the Boeing/Northrop Grumman E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System made its debut during Operation Desert Storm in 1991 to expel Iraq from Kuwait, the size of synthetic aperture radar has progressively reduced.
is being awarded a $5,809,196 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to perform a demonstration of a Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) System in a dedicated pod on an F-14 aircraft.
The purpose of this second candidate was to study higher resolution electro-optical and all weather synthetic aperture radar imagery collected by multiple foreign satellites (Canadian Radarsat, Indian Remote Sensing (IRS), and European Radar System (ERS).