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This project was co-financed by the EU, the European Fund for Regional Development and the Northern Netherlands Provinces (SNN), and EZ/KOMPAS.

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LOFAR covered by snow - January 2010

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HBA Installation at the LOFAR site in Tautenburg - October 2009


Copyright: Landessternwarte Tautenburg

LOFAR from the air - August 2009 - © Topfoto Assen



ASTRON initiated LOFAR as a new and innovative effort to force a breakthrough in sensitivity for astronomical observations at radio-frequencies below 250 MHz. 
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