Faulkes Telescopes

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A pair of 2-m reflectors, of identical design to the Liverpool Telescope, for use by students in the UK, Hawaii, and Australia over the Internet. FT-North is sited at an altitude of 3050 m at the University of Hawaii's observatory on Haleakala mountain, Maui island, and opened in 2004. FT-South, which came into operation in 2007, is located at Siding Spring Observatory in New South Wales, Australia. Since 2005 they have been part of the Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope Network.

http://faulkes-telescope.com/ Official telescopes website.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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