Re: radar info
Originally Posted by staurofilakes
what is the distance betewen japan and hawaii; are you telling me that any radar could detect such a big army aproching to pearl harbour???
Not the Radar that was in operation and use in 1941. Short Range and primitive. And the Pacific is a BIG Ocean. The Radar at Cardinal Point was Anti Air Radar. They did pick up the first flight of IJN aircraft. It was misindentified as an expected flight of B17's.
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