NRAO telescopes will be taken offline due to government shutdown

We’ve received notice that the NRAO telescopes at Greenbank will be shut down at 5pm on Friday if the government shutdown continues. We don’t have any immediately scheduled observations there, so this should not affect us in the short term. We have not yet heard of any impact on Arecibo, but since it is operated under contract rather than being directly operated by the government, we are hoping observations there will continue.

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