ALMA's 9th antenna arrives at the AOS

The ALMA transporter arrives at the Array Operations Site (AOS), located at an altitude of 5000 metres on the Chajnantor plateau. Here, the 28-wheel vehicle is ready to position the 9th ALMA antenna. This operation took place on 12 December 2010.

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ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO)

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