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SANSA's Space Operations unit operates an array of antennas and several ground stations, based at Hartebeesthoek. The centre hosts full-motion TT & C (telemetry, tracking and command) antennas and remote sensing systems across L, S, C, Ext C, X, Ku, DBS and Ka frequency bands, as well as S-band for mobile support.
The South African Radio Astronomy Observatory (SARAO), established in 2017, is a national facility of the NRF and incorporates radio astronomy instruments and programmes such as MeerKAT and KAT-7 telescopes in the Karoo, the Hartebeesthoek Radio Astronomy Observatory (HartRAO) in Gauteng, the African Very Long Baseline lnterferometry (AVN) programme in nine African countries as well as the associated human capital development and commercialisation endeavours.
Springs -23.758 133.883 2 Leolut 39.908 116.42 3 Neustrelitz 53.329 13.07 4 Hartebeesthoek -25.886 27.712 5 JPL (USA) 34.203 -118.173 6 Target Lat [deg] Lon [deg] EID Afghanistan 33.833 66.025 7 Argentina -40.843 -68.090 8 Australia -23.274 129.385 9 Bangladesh 23.730 90.306 10 Brazil -10.813 -55.460 11 Chile -53.132 -70.915 12 Congo -0.842 15.230 13 Egypt 26.756 29.860 14 Iraq 33.045 43.775 15 Kazakhstan 44.161 79.766 16 Kenya 0.577 37.839 17 Mali 17.357 -3.527 18 Mongolia 46.836 103.067 19 Namibia -22.150 17.177 20 Nepal 28.259 83.944 21 Nigeria 9.560 8.077 22 Papua NG -6.889 146.214 23 Peru -3.732 -73.240 24 Russia 50.339 127.553 25 Algeria 25.808 10.021 26 Sudan 16.085 30.087 27 Suriname 4.217 -55.889 28 Bolivia -21.521 -64.738 29 Vietnam 16.940 106.816 30 Zambia 12.407 9.254 31
Under the agreement, Intelsat will provide satellite services via Intelsat 28 located at 33[degrees] East, and Gondwana will provide ground support and network management services from AfricaOnline's facilities at Hartebeesthoek in South Africa.
Mike Gaylard, Director of the Hartebeesthoek Radio Astronomy Observatory, a National Facility of the National Research Foundation.
Paul Brook (Oxford University, UK) and colleagues analyzed fluctuations in PSR J0738-4042's pulse pattern using observations taken with the Hartebeesthoek Radio Astronomy Observatory in South Africa and the Parkes radio telescope in Australia from 1988 to 2012.
Washington, March 28 ( ANI ): While the first results from the European Space Agency's Planck satellite has been released, astronomers at the Hartebeesthoek Radio Astronomy Observatory (HartRAO) near Johannesburg are working on a new radio telescope that will also shed new light on the very earliest moments of universe.
In 1961 it was moved to Hartebeesthoek, west of Pretoria and renamed the Deep Space Implementation Facility.
Norbert Bartel of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics told the meeting that if optical astronomers though they had a hard time getting telescope time in a hurry, they should have been in on the 58 hours of telephoning it took to arrange simultaneous observations by the two radiotelescopes in the Southern Hemisphere capable of this work, which are located at Hartebeesthoek, South Africa, and Tidbinbilla, near Canberra, Australia.