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|Canberra Deep Space Communications Centre|
Part of the NASA Deep Space Network
|The Satish Dhawan Space Centre, located in Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh, in India, is the launch centre for the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). The centre is roughly 100 kilometres north of Chennai in South India.|
Originally the site was called the Sriharikota High Altitude Range (SHAR), and became operational in October 1971.
The facility now consists of two launch pad...
|The Uchinoura Space Centre (USC) launches sounding rockets and scientific satellites and manages tracking and data.|
An observation deck for launch experiments is open to the public.
The area of USC, 71 ha in total, are mostly hilly. Facilities for launching rockets, telemetry, tracking and command stations for rockets and satellites, and optical observation posts are on site, all ...
|The three NASA Deep Space Network bases, in Goldstone, Madrid and Canberra. Image overlay for Madrid.||10/07/2005||904|
|European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC) in the Netherlands; part of the European Space Agency (ESA)||12/28/2005||540|
|It's the European Space Operations Centre (ESOC) which is localisated in Germany, in Darmstadt.||12/31/2005||411|
|Ariane launching site.
Editor's note: Fairly low-res image, and cloud cover obscures much detail.
Additional info (Wikipedia): Kourou is a town and commune in French Guiana, some 40 km northwest of the capital Cayenne. The Centre Spatial Guyanais (Guiana Space Centre), where the European Space Agency starts missions, is located outside the town. Kourou was formerly...
|This is the rocket garden at Kennedy Space Centre Florida. It contains many of the early space rockets including redstone, Titan and Atlas crafts|
|Space age olympic centre in China||11/27/2007||308|
|The Tanegashima Space Centre (TNSC) was established in 1969, when the original National Space Development Agency of Japan (NASDA) was formed. It is the largest space-development facility in Japan (8,600,000 square meters) and is located in the south of Kagoshima Prefecture, along the southeast coast of Tanegashima. It is known as the most beautiful rocket-launch complex in the world.|
|TEAL AMBER: Space Surveillance site is an Optical Tracking Station in the Malabar Optics Laboratory in Florida. It consists of three optical tracking receiver systems.|
It is one of two dedicated electro-optical telescopes, the other being at Haleakala, Maui that is code named TEAL BLUE. These telescopes are used primarily for near-earth and deep space satellite tracking and space objec...
|This 70 metre antenna was built by the NASA in 1966||08/24/2005||1,128|