IONOSONDES

IONOSONDES/ IONOSPHERIC SOUND TRANSMISSIONS

In our country we have four operating Ionosondes. In the photos we can see images of the equipment installed in Buenos Aires and Ushuaia. The others are situated in La Plata and Tucumán.

 

GEOMAGNETIC  STATIONS

At present we have six Geomagnetic Stations, which record the earth’s magnetic field every 5 minutes. Some stations have Fluxgate magnometers whereas others have protonic precesion equipments.

 

ADVANDED MODULAR INCOHERENT SCATTER

(AMISR RADAR)

AMISR  will be soon installed in Chascomús, on the grounds of INTECH  (Institute of Technology) within AIRES project. It is a radar composed by a 4,096 crossed dipoles array.