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First North American Antenna Enables Next Phase in ALMA Observatory

February 6, 2009

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The first of 25 North American antennas has been formally accepted by the Joint ALMA Observatory in Chile. This will enable ALMA, the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array, to soon link signals between two antennas and begin testing of interferometry. Full Story

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