Date archive: 2015

Information regarding the SKA Headquarters selection process

Written by Mathieu Isidro
Information regarding the SKA Headquarters selection process

“SKA Organisation (SKAO) is supported by public funding from 11 member countries – Australia, Canada, China, Germany, India, Italy, New Zealand, South Africa, Sweden, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom. As such, it is accountable to the taxpayers of these … Read more

High-level visit at the South African SKA site

Written by Mathieu Isidro
High-level visit at the South African SKA site

Over the weekend the Deputy President of South Africa Cyril Ramaphosa visited the South African Square Kilometre Array (SKA) site in Carnarvon in the Northern Cape. He was hosted by the South African Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor. The … Read more

India’s GMRT telescope granted SKA pathfinder status

Written by Mathieu Isidro
India's GMRT telescope granted SKA pathfinder status

After the NenuFAR telescope last year, LOFAR, the VLA, and others before, the SKA Organisation has now officially granted SKA pathfinder status to the emblematic Giant Metrewave Radio Telescope (GMRT) located near Pune, India. SKA pathfinders are telescopes and systems dotted … Read more

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