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PlaneWave Instruments Installs 1-Meter CDK1000 Telescope in Chile for the US Naval Observatory
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PlaneWave Instruments Installs 1-Meter CDK1000 Telescope in Chile for the US Naval Observatory

PlaneWave Instruments recently installed a PlaneWave 1-Meter telescope (CDK1000) for the US Naval Observatory high atop the Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory in Chile. The high elevation and stable atmospheric conditions make Chile the perfect location for large aperture research telescopes. The install took 10 hours from the crane-lift until capturing […]