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Comment: Re:Location, location, location (Score 4, Informative) 45

by lawrencebillson (#39057443) Attached to: Decision Time For SKA Telescope Bids
The location in WA is pretty damn close to the tropic. The SKA guys have a pretty concise list of site requirements (See - officially they care about noise floor, ionosphere/troposphere, climate, comms, costs, long term prospects of the noise floor. If I were selecting the site I'd care more about a location being politically stable.

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