General Radar Appoints Senior Vice President, Engineering

Oct 3, 2022

General Radar Names Chip Wolcott as Senior Vice President of Engineering

General Radar, a developer of high-resolution 3D radar systems, recently named Chip Wolcott as Senior Vice President of Engineering.

Chip has over 30 years of technical leadership experience in capital equipment, research, and radar development, test, fielding, and sustainment including 4 years at the MIT Bates Linear Accelerator and 22 years at Raytheon Technologies. He joins General Radar from Raytheon Missiles and Defense where he served as Chief Engineer of Strategic Systems and Sensors (S3). There he oversaw all technical activities of the S3 scope across multiple missile defense programs including radar hardware, software, systems development and production, flight and ground test, modeling and simulations, classified programs, foreign military sales, radar fielding and sustainment, and strategic growth activities.

Chip earned a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Merrimack College.

Read his full bio from General Radar here.

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Founded in 2016 in Belmont, California, General Radar Corp. develops high-resolution 3D phased-array radar systems, with a focus on serving customers in the aerospace and defense, wind energy, autonomy, and weather sectors. General Radar’s three in-market innovations include: achieving high-resolution without sacrificing range; designing and building fully solid-state AESA antennas; and imaging and identifying targets using arbitrary waveforms and AI/ML. General Radar will deliver advanced aerospace radar solutions at greatly reduced costs while making possible a broad range of new and expanded uses. Visit

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