Light Detection And Ranging (LIDAR)

Light Detection And Ranging (LIDAR)

LIDAR (Light Detection And Ranging)

LIDAR (Light Detection And Ranging) is an optical remote sensing technology that measures properties of scattered light to find range and/or other information of a distant target.

In aviation, LIDAR equipment has been used to detect the presence of MicroburstVolcanic Ash, and Wake Vortex Turbulence.


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