Virtual Guidebook to Southern New Mexico
Very Large Array (VLA)
on the Plains of San Agustin New Mexico




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The Antenna Assembly Building and High Plains Lifter at the VLA radiotelescope site

(October 15, 2009)


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Up close to one of the 6-meter diameter mobile antennas at the Very Large Array

(October 15, 2009)


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Twenty four antennas on three tracks at the Very Large Array (VLA) on the Plains of San Augustin

(October 15, 2009)


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Double railroad tracks allow the antennas to be spaced over an area several miles wide at the VLA

(October 15, 2009)


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Th Plains of San Augustin,barren and empty except for the VLA (Very Large Array) radiotelescope site

(October 15, 2009)


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