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First North American Antenna Enables Next Phase in ALMA Observatory


February 6, 2009

GDS antenna 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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