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AN/TPN-30 Marine Remote Area Approach and Landing System (MRAALS)

The Marine Corps AN/TPN-30 is an all weather Instrument Landing System. The system provides azimuth, elevation and range data to suitably equipped aircraft. Azimuth and elevation data is transmitted on a single channel and range data is transmitted on a single TACAN channel.A modification to the TPN-30 incorporates a TACAN bearing capability that enabledsthe system to provide pilots with range and bearing to the MRAALS location and the identification of the facility. In all, 81 systems have been delivered.

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