Rainbow® 5

Rainbow® 5

Rainbow® 5 is the most comprehensive, state-of-the-art sensor management system for multi-radar network management, data analysis and display available on the market today.


Based on our longstanding experience in meteorological software design and development, the Rainbow® 5 system fulfils all technological needs for a versatile system right across the fields of radar management, weather monitoring/nowcasting, hydrology, aviation and research. Advanced technologies such as platform independency, client-server architecture and cutting-edge meteorological data processing guarantee a complete and unique performance for total customer satisfaction.


Selex ES GmbH is committed to providing customers with fully integrated meteorological data processing systems for various applications such as:


  • Severe weather monitoring
  • Airport wind shear and shear related phenomena detection
  • Hydro-meteorological applications such as flash flood monitoring and quantitative precipitation forecast
  • Tracking and nowcasting
  • Hydrometeor classification (rain, hail, etc.) and detection of non-meteorological targets (sand, volcanic ash, etc.)
  • Research