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70-m aerial P-2500 (RT-70 radio telescope) in Yevpatoria.

There are three radio telescopes designated RT-70, all in countries that were once part of the former Soviet Union, all with similar specifications: 70m dishes and an operating range of 5–300 GHz. The Yevpatoria telescope has also been used as a radar telescope in observations of space debris and asteroids.

With their 70m antenna diameter, they are among the largest radio telescopes in the world.

They are:

External links

  • Yevpatoria RT-70 radio telescope (in Russian)
  • Suffa RT-70 radio telescope (in Russian)
  • Suffa Radio Observatory in Uzbekistan: progress and radio-seeing research plans
  • Russian Space Agency Backs US Asteroid Control Plan (mentions Galenki telescope)
  • Don P. Mitchel. Soviet Telemetry Systems. Deep-Space Communication Centers

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