Optical season is over, Dome Heat OFF ... 11.04.2019
Closed due to snow.
The CAPER-2 rocket launch was captured by pilot Eivind Trondsen on the Lufttransport Dornier 228 flight
from Ny-┼lesund to Longyearbyen. The sun illuminated rocket trail is seen towards the south horizon
as the rocket penetrates the upper layers of the atmosphere.
We are proud to announce that the U.S. Ambassador to Norway and former Rear Admiral United States Navy Kenneth J. Braithwaite
has visited KHO. He was informed about our long standing relation and excellent co-operation with U.S. space science.