JRC introduces first touch operated radar


Tokyo, Japan, 11 July – Japan Radio Co., Ltd. (JRC) has announced the introduction their very first touchscreen operated radar with all new radome scanners. Designed specifically for smaller boat operators, the radar will provide highly accurate target clarity and ease of mind of surroundings during night or intense fog.

The 7-inch touchscreen display offers incredibly easy-to-use icon based navigation with simple menus and dedicated functions. The set of icons has been carefully designed with elements and visual style brought from our commercial class Multi Function Display (MFD) and built with the proven quality you expect from JRC.

With this new radar, JRC introduces two new small and light weight 4kW multi-speed scanners available in a 1.5ft (450mm) and 2ft (620mm) radome. By connecting external navigation equipment, the unit has the ability to display 50 AIS symbols, and 10 MARPA™ tracking targets as standard.

Find more information visit the JMA-1030 product page.

JRC is a world leading marine electronics producer specializing in the design and manufacture of industry compliant products. Alphatron Marine is a world renowned supplier of integrated bridge solutions and manufacturer of unique complementary products to the JRC portfolio. With the full support of Centers of Excellence in Tokyo, Rotterdam, Singapore and Houston, the combined synergies bring quality and innovation to owners, operators and shipyards, redefining the future of ocean navigation.