Kitt Peak National Observatory Celebrates 40 Years:


KPNO is a division of the National Optical Astronomy Observatories which is operated by the Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA), Inc. under cooperative agreement with the National Science Foundation

To honor the upcoming 40th anniversary of Kitt Peak National Observatory the AURA Board of Directors, in conjunction with its August meeting in Tucson, hosted a reception on the NOAO-Tucson office building patio on Tuesday, August 4. We share with you some of these enjoyable moments.

Kitt Peak: Celebrating 40 Years of Discovery

Richard Green - KPNO director
Richard Green, KPNO Director
Goetz Oertel - AURA
Goetz Oertel, AURA and
Sidney Wolff, NOAO Director
Leonard Kuhi - Chair, AURA Board
Leonard Kuhi, Chair - AURA Board
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Kitt Peak 40th
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