On the 18th of June, a press conference "Radioastron - Results and Achievements" was held at Lebedev Physical Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences. It was devoted to the results of the operation of “Spektr-R” space radio observatory and the international astrophysical project "Radioastron". The developers and participants of the space radio telescope project told about the results and achievements of the “Radioastron” observation program. Also, the scientists told about the work on the next project - Millimetron space observatory and the breakthrough scientific tasks to be solved by this new telescope.
After the press conference, an excursion to the Pushchino Radio Astronomy Observatory located in the Moscow Region was organized for journalists. The participants were able to see the operation of the Radioastron tracking station - the RT-22 radio telescope, and visited the production of primary mirror composite panels for the Millimetron space observatory.
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