[Jansky at antenna]
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[Reber telescope]
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[85 foot Tatel telescope]
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[300 foot telescope]
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[140 foot telescope]
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[Green Bank Interferometer]
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[12 meter telescope]
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[VLA]
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[AIPS logo]
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[VLBA antenna 1]
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[Green Bank Telescope]
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[ALMA antennas]
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National Radio Astronomy Observatory Archives: NRAO Timeline


[VLA dedication]

Dedication of the VLA, October 1980. Left to right on platform: Ron Ekers [NRAO Associate Director for VLA Operations], Robert E. Hughes [AUI President-Elect], Carl Heiles [UC Berkeley, speaker for the scientific community], Harrison (Jack) Schmitt [New Mexico Senator], Donald N. Langenberg [NSF Acting Director], Bruce King [Governor of New Mexico], Frank Johnson [assistant director for AAEO], Morton S. Roberts [NRAO Director], John Slaughter [NSF Director-Designate], and Frank Press [President's Science Advisor] at the podium. Also on the podium, but hidden either in the second row or behind the podium, were Pete Domenici [New Mexico Senator], Manny Lujan [New Mexico Congressman], Lew Branscomb [National Science Board], David S. Heeschen [former NRAO Director], Don Cooke [AUI Board of Trustees Chair], Jack Lancaster [VLA Project manager, and Gerald F. Tape [outgoing AUI President]. Dr. Tape's tenure as president ended at the conclusion of the dedication ceremony.

Modified on Wednesday, 14-Feb-2007 12:49:50 EST by Ellen Bouton