Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

New 13-Meter Radio Telescope in Leningrad Region to Magnify GLONASS Accuracy
10.02.2018 19:58
New 13-Meter Radio Telescope in Leningrad Region to Magnify GLONASS Accuracy

 Experts of the Applied Astronomy Institute, RAS, have mounted a new 13-meter radio telescope at the Svetloye Observatory in the Leningrad Region.


      

"The radio telescope, its construction financed with 600 million rubles from the federal budget, will enhance the accuracy of the GLONASS global navigation system," - the Institute's scientific director, Alexander Ipatov, said.


      

The 13-meter radio telescope will be the third telescope of this class in the QUASAR system, the basic system of fundamental coordinate and temporary support in Russia.


      

It includes five telescopes in three observatories - in Svetloye (Leningrad Region), in Zelenchukskaya Village (Karachay-Cherkessia) and in the Badara stow (Buryatia). All these observatories are connected with the control center in St. Petersburg.


      

 


Sources: http://tass.ru 


Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Leningrad Region Saint Petersburg Observatories   

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Mefloquine Ability to Fight Coronavirus Preliminary Tested
27.04.2020
Biologically Safe Mice for Testing Anti-Coronavirus Drugs Come to be Created
27.04.2020
RDIF: Sputnik V is Effective against New Mutations of Coronavirus
21.12.2020
Sber has Developed an Algorithm for Detecting COVID-19 by Cough
13.01.2021
Using a Thrombolytic Drug against Coronavirus Suggested in Russia
29.04.2020



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share


TAGS:
Republic of Mordovia  Russian Cinema  Russian business  Kamenka  Mineralnye Vody  Irkutsk Region  poll  Russian regions  Novgorod Region  Almetyevsk  Nobel laureates  Exhibitions in St. Petersburg  Nina Niss-Goldman  Paleontology  Primorsky Territory  Festivals in Moscow  Kolomenskoye  Skolkovo  Fashion  Tatarstan  Moscow  Victor Tikhonov  Alain Delon  International space station  Pyaterochka   Kemerovo Region  Russian festivals  The Spring of Russian Animation  Olympic Games 2012  Russian airports  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Paralympic  Elena Obraztsova  Olympic Facilities  Bashkiria  Russian Composers  flood  Oboronservis scandal  Borders  Archeological Sites  Olga Aroseva  Entertainment Center   Victory Day  Vandalism  travel to Russia  Russian tourism  Remote Earth Sensing  St. Petersburg  Rostov Region  Exhibitions in Moscow 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites