Site Infrastructure Work Commences

The CTA northern hemisphere and southern hemisphere array sites in La Palma and Chile, respectively, have been full of activity recently as site infrastructure design studies commence and the Large-Sized Telescope (LST) prototype prepares for the next stage of assembly in the north.

Start of Negotiations for CTA North

On 13 June 2016, the governing body of the Cherenkov Telescope Array Observatory gGmbH (CTAO gGmbH), the CTA Council, selected Bologna as the host site of the CTA Headquarters and Berlin – Zeuthen for the Science Data Management Centre (SDMC) from five site candidates.