Cryogenic X-band Receiver Used for the Voyager Project, 1989

Voyager11.jpg

Description

After the Voyager Project, the receiver was then used for X-band science until replaced by a wider bandwidth X-band receiver as part of the EVLA Project.
The VLA was used with Jet Propulsion Laboratory’s Deep Space Network in Goldstone CA to track NASA’s Voyager 2 encounter with Neptune in August 1989.

Creator

Records of the NRAO

Type

Still Image

Identifier

Voyager11.jpg

Original Format of Digital Item

Slide

Location

Start Date

1989

Series

Photographs Series

Unit

VLA Unit

Subunit

Voyager Project Subunit

Citation

Records of the NRAO, “Cryogenic X-band Receiver Used for the Voyager Project, 1989,” NRAO/AUI Archives, accessed February 22, 2024, https://www.nrao.edu/archives/items/show/38852.