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Charlottesville, VA, Headquarters, NAASC

Charlottesville, VA, NRAO Technology Center

Charlottesville, Virginia is home to the North American ALMA Science Center, the NRAO Director's Office, NRAO administrative offices, and the NRAO Library, all in Stone Hall at the University of Virginia. Charlottesville is also home to the Central Development Lab on nearby Ivy Road.

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    Socorro, NM, Expanded Very Large Array

    Socorro, NM, Science Operations Center

    Located on the New Mexico Tech campus in Socorro, the Pete V. Domenici Science Operations Center supports the Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array, the Very Long Baseline Array, and the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array. The 27 VLA antennas are 80 km west of Socorro; the 10 VLBA antennas are spread across the U.S.

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    Official Visitors and Observers



    The NRAO/AUI office in downtown Santiago, Chile was founded in 1998 to support the interests of the NRAO and its parent organization, Associated Universities, Inc. in Chile, particularly the North American participation in the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array.