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ESO VLT: status of the main 8-meters telescopes
Author(s): Daniel Enard
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Paper Abstract

The ESO VLT was first presented in April 1984 and its construction decided in December 1987. The VLT program consists of an array of four telescopes of 8 m diameter capable of working independently or in a combined mode. This paper gives the present status of the construction of the 8 meters Unit Telescope.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 June 1994
PDF: 10 pages
Proc. SPIE 2199, Advanced Technology Optical Telescopes V, (1 June 1994); doi: 10.1117/12.176206
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Daniel Enard, European Southern Observatory (Germany)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2199:
Advanced Technology Optical Telescopes V
Larry M. Stepp, Editor(s)

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