simply called Fire Control Systems (FCS). Thissection will look at the radar associated with these gunand missile fire control systems.MK 7 AEGIS FIRE CONTROL SYSTEMRADARThe Mk 7 AEGIS Weapon System is installed onARLEIGH BURKE class destroyers (fig. 2-4) andTICONDEROGA class cruisers (fig. 2-5). The Mk 7AEGIS system contains the SPY-1 radar system, theMk 99 Missile Fire Control System (MFCS) and theMk 86 Gun Fire Control System (GFCS) or the Mk 34GWS (Gun Weapon System). We will discuss each ofthese systems briefly as they relate to their associatedradar systems.AN/SPY-1 RadarThe latest technology in multi-function radar isfound in the AN/SPY-1 series on TICONDEROGAc l a s s c r u i s e r s a n d A R L E I G H B U R K E c l a s s2-4Figure 2-3.USS Nimitz (CVN-68).Figure 2-4.AEGIS class destroyer DDG-60 USS Paul Hamilton.