Pykkvibaer, Iceland (63.77 N, -20.54 E)

The SuperDARN radar at Pykkvibaer began operations in November 1995. The end of data collection due to equipment deteroriation was announced by the PI in September 2019. Ths radar and that at Stokkseyri are expected to be replaced by an ongoing dual-radar build that is underway at the same site under the direction of Dr. Simon Shepherd (Dartmouth College).

Dr. Mark Lester is the PI for the original radar at Pykkvibaer.

Pykkvibaer Radar Field of View Map


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Download Pykkvibaer Hardware File(external link)