A UHF Adcock antenna is made up of
four antenna elements (each of which is usually a monopole
antenna), each of which is mounted at a corner of
The most common application of the UHF Adcock antenna is in electronic warfare, where it is used
for direction finding (DF) against UHF transmitters.
A UHF Adcock antenna receives vertically polarised radiation, and is directional in
the vertical plane.
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