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Scheduling

by Amy Mioduszewski last modified May 23, 2019 by Tony Perreault

Monthly Schedules

Detailed VLBA schedules showing array activities. Open time is scheduled dynamically.

Schedsoc Home Page

Information from the VLA/VLBA Scheduling Officers in Socorro, New Mexico, for astronomers and for schedulers of other telescopes.

Daily UT1-UTC Observing

Instructions to help observers effectively schedule observations in the presence of daily UT1-UTC observations.

Dynamic Scheduling

A guide to dynamic scheduling at the VLBA. To be eligible for VLBA dynamic scheduling, observers must have: (a) a regular or large VLBA proposal that has been approved for dynamic scheduling or approved for triggering on a known transient, or (b) an exploratory or target-of-opportunity proposal approved for dynamic scheduling.

Site Weather

Current weather information for each VLBA station, including: temperature, dew point, relative humidity, wind speed and direction, peak gust, precipitation, atmospheric pressure, and links to the weather forecast, radar, and camera.