MeerKAT telescope gets R800m for 20 new dishes
The investment in the MeerKAT extension is split roughly into two equal contributions of R400 million by SA and Germany.
Feb 14, 2020
Jul 11, 2019
Crucial step in SKA construction complete
A consortium tasked with planning the assembly, integration and verification of the radio telescope has completed its work.
May 10, 2019
SKA gets ability to monitor sky in unprecedented detail
The Square Kilometre Array (SKA) radio telescope has received a data processing boost.
Jul 16, 2018
SA debuts MeerKAT radio telescope
After a decade in design and construction, the 64-dish radio telescope is now officially ready to complete science operations.