Gran Telescopio Canarias - AG & Cores

Gran Telescopio Canarias - AG & Cores

Gran Telesccopio Canarias

A&G Cores

AMOS was responsible for the design, manufacturing, assembly, testing in workshop, packing, transport and integration on site of the two GTC Nasmyth focal plane Acquisition and Guiding units.
These systems are composed of high accuracy mechanical positioning systems and of two arms that contain the A&G optomechanical instruments.

Customer: Gran Telesccopio Canarias (10m) - SPAIN


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