What are the applications of radars in the military?
Primarily, radar is used in all aspects as a ranging device. It
is extremely accurate in determining distances in navigation
systems, fire control systems and tracking devices used on
aircraft, ships, and missles. The specific military uses are
tracking ships and aircraft and fire control systems for missles,
ships and aircraft. They even use systems for conter battery,
literally tracking an artillery shell and determining the location
of the firing weapon.