Blackstone, VA (37.10 N, -77.95 E)

The SuperDARN radar at Blackstone saw first light in February 2008. It uses the new Twin-Terminated-Folded-Dipole antenna design. The Blackstone site has had two phases of operation defined by hardware: (i) until 11-JUL-2011 it ran on electronics provided by Leicester University and was capable of stereo operations(see Notes for additional details), (ii) since 01-OCT-2011 it has been running on electronics provided by Virginia Tech. Blackstone Radar Field of View Map

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Blackstone Radar Schedules

Blackstone Radar Technical Notes