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NEWS: ASA to be largest telescope for public viewing in Colorado

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Posted 20 October 2019 - 09:56 PM

NEWS from the U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo.

 

Highlights:

 

-) New telescope at Academy to be largest available for public viewing in Colorado.

 

-) “Featuring a 1-meter primary mirror, the telescope is the largest in Colorado that will be available to the public,” Della-Rose said.

 

-) a camera with a 111-million pixel rate will be installed in the telescope. The Academy also plans to buy a high-resolution spectrograph by 2021.

 

Source: https://www.usafa.af...ng-in-colorado/

 

Note that this will be a highly regarded telescope from Astro Systeme Austria ASA EQ1000 RC f6 f2.

 

Source: https://www.astrosys...ce-order-at-asa

 

 

 

I would love to read a review from a CN member on this telescope in the near future. smile.gif


Edited by SpaceX, 21 October 2019 - 07:19 AM.

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