Posts Tagged ‘C-ASTRAL’

The crew arrived with their decked out van, complete with antennae and a nice workdesk for the ground control operator and computers. The Bramor GCS (ground control station) consists of a rugged computer and guidance circuitry interface; for launching it you need also a catapult and in sub zero temperatures, it has to be a [...]

This residency has had a long history, first with the Ars Bioarctica competition and later with the grants that were secured to bring the people together.  We were very glad when we started converging towards Gilbbesjavri/Kilpisjärvi from the West, Northwest, South, Southwest and Southeast. Quite a navigational feat. We were received by Leena Valkepää, who [...]