Switching the Vega on
"w" Flip the middle 3 state switch on the top panel, to right into the middle state.(BKL)
The yellow lamp above it will start to blink.
Push the four black buttons from left to right.
All four yellow lamps above should illuminate.
Flip the middle 3 state switch on the top panel, to right into the rightmost state.(GOTOV)
The yellow lamp above it will illuminate steadily.
Now the system is on.Lets look around
"a" Fire control officers
Top line, horizontal is the range. Left 0, right 80/250/500km (selectable).
Bottom line in KRO mode, (currently only) range marks every 20km.
Bottom line in GSN mode, (no missiles yet) missiles Doppler receivers.
"s" Target acquisition officer
left display (round).
Horizontal is speed.
Target acquisition officer right display (rectangle).
Doppler spectrum analyzer.
Three band of the target Doppler speed, in the middle is the velocity bore sight.
Each band is showing 400m/s (1.3Mach), so altogether you can see 1200m/s (4 Mach).
Below band is the magnification of the top band.
"x" P14 "Tall King" radar display.
Indicated range 100/200/400/600km.
The map on the display is for the 400km setting.
Blinking line is where the fire control radar "Square Pair" is looking.
"d" Target tracking officers
Horizontal is again the speed of the target.
to be continued with target acquisition...