As of May 31, 2023, we have updated our Code of Conduct.

New answers tagged

4 votes

Tradeoffs between using two 34 m and one 70 m Deep Space Network dish?

The major downside to using a pair of 34-meter antennas is that they have only half the collecting area of a single 70-meter antenna, and produce only half the signal strength. Beyond that, on the ...
Mark's user avatar
  • 13.9k

Top 50 recent answers are included