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Proposing for the VLA

Guide to Proposing for the VLA

The VLA Proposal Guide

OSS Cycle 2014B

Observational Status Summary for Cycle 2014B

Exposure Calculator

Determines time required to reach certain rms or rms given time on source

Proposal Review & Time Allocation

A step-by-step guide to the NRAO time allocation process.

Configurations & Deadlines

Detailed schedule of recent & future VLA configurations and NRAO proposal deadlines. When the array is in the "A" configuration, the telescopes extend over the 21 km length of each of the 3 array arms. The array size decreases in the "B" and "C" configurations until, in the "D" configuration, the telescopes are all within 0.6 kilometer of the center.

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