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Gemini South Staff Moves Into New Base Facility in Chile

Exterior photograph of the Gemini South Base Facility
Photograph of the Gemini South Controls Room
View looking at the front entrance of the Gemini South Southern Base Facility.
The Gemini South sea-level control room, which is currently being integrated into Gemini South operations.
Over 5 days in late February/early March, staff members completely moved into the new Gemini South Southern Base Facility in La Serena, Chile. The 15,000-plus-square-foot facility features 30 offices, a 42-seat lecture hall, 2 instrument labs, 2 conference rooms and the Gemini South sea-level control room. Approximately 40 staff members currently occupy the facility.


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