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WW2 French Army Acoustic Locator

Discussion in 'Allied Military vehicles used during WWII' started by Jim, Sep 16, 2012.

  1. Jim

    Jim New Member

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    Members of the French Army man an acoustic locator device on January 4, 1940. The device was one of many experimental designs, built to pick up the sound of distant aircraft engines and give their distance and location. The introduction and adoption of radar technology rendered these devices obsolete very quickly.


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