Tourism - The OOTY Radio Telescope



Radio   telescope   has   been   installed   at   Muthorai   which   could   be   reached  via.  Fernhill on   the   Udhagamandalam - Avalanche   road.   This   being   the   largest   telescope   in  Asia  was constructed    between    1966    and    1968.    It  was  generated  with  indigenous   capabilities   in   antenna design   and   fabrication   as   an   offshoot.   The  Radio Astronomy Centre (TIFR) is using the telescope for astronomical investigations. More information can be had from here.External link that opens in a new window