21 January, 2006
Taken at the Chilbolton Observatory near Andover, Hampshire. The dish is huge...
The tech. details: the main research tool at the Chilbolton Observatory is the 25m fully steerable Chilbolton Dish. The pioneering 3 GHz Doppler-polarisation radar is installed on this antenna, along with the 1275MHz clear air radar. Other facilities at the site include experimental millimetre wave systems, meteorological sensors.
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