astronomer Vladimir Sharkov teaching SvRAO operator Tatiana Andreeva after installation of the Leica receiver at the observatory.
Leica AT504 antenna with radome on the concrete pillar on the roof of 2-store laboratory building at the Svetloe Radio Astronomy Observatory (SvRAO) in about 100 km from St. Petersburg, Russia. The receiver is installed on Dec 1, 2004. On the left - 32-m VLBI radio telescope RTF-32, IVS station SVETLOE, participating in the IVS observing programs till Mar 2003.
zoom on Leica AT504 antenna with radome.
common view of laboratory building and surrounding situation as seen from the radio telescope RTF-32