U.S. Northern Command Will Soon Use Sea-Based X-Band Radar to Help Defend the Homeland [podcast] [open audio - 4MB]
Alternate Title: USNORTHCOM
In this podcast, an Army Sergeant First Class from the USNORTHCOM Public Affairs Office discusses the introduction of the Sea-Based X-Band Radar (SBX) into USNORTHCOM. The abilities of SBX are summarized and compared with the current radar system utilized for defense of the homeland. Further testing is required before SBX becomes available to USNORTHCOM and the narrator briefly describes the tests that have been completed and the testing that remains. The podcast runs 4 minutes, 5 seconds long. Quicktime, ITunes, or Windows Media Player is required to play the file, which will begin playing immediately upon clicking the link.
U.S. Northern Command Podcasts: http://www.northcom.mil/Podcast/mp3_files/Casts_07.html