Stealth Technology

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Stealth technology also termed LO technology (low observable technology) is a sub-discipline of military tactics and passive electronic countermeasures, which cover a range of techniques used with personnel, aircraft, ships, submarines, missiles and satellites to make them less visible (ideally invisible) to radar, infrared, sonar and other detection methods.

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Stealth TechnologyStealth technologyStealth technologyalso termedLO technology(low observable technology) is a sub-discipline of military tactics and passiveelectronic countermeasures,which cover a range oftechniquesused with personnel,aircraft,ships,submarines,missilesandsatellitesto make them less visible (ideallyinvisible) toradar,infrared,sonarand other detection methods. It corresponds tocamouflagefor these parts of the electromagnetic spectrum.Designers develop a particular shape for planes that tended to reduce detection, by redirecting electromagnetic wavesfrom radarsRadar-absorbent materialwas also tested and made to reduce or block radar signals that reflect off from the surface of planes. Such changes to shape and surface composition form stealth technology as currently used on theNorthrop Grumman B-2 Spirit"Stealth

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