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The final ALMA antenna is handed over to the observatory

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On 30 September 2013 the final ALMA antenna was handed over to the ALMA Observatory. This picture shows the antenna being moved on the giant transporter called Otto. The 12-metre-diameter dish was manufactured by the European AEM Consortium and also marks the successful delivery of a total of 25 European antennas — the largest ESO contract so far.


ESO/M. Marchesi

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Release date:1 October 2013, 15:00
Related releases:eso1342
Duration:01m 21s

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