Hankasalmi, Finland (62.32 N, 26.61 E)

The SuperDARN radar at Hankasalmi began operations in February 1995. The end of data collection due to equipment deterioration was announced by the PI in September of 2019. Replacement of the radar has been proposed to a UK funding agency. Support of the original radar was provided by the United Kingdom, Finland, and Sweden.

Dr. Mark Lester is the PI for the Hankasalmi radar.

Hankasalmi Radar Field of View Map


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Show a detailed decription of the parameters in the hardware files

Download Hankasalmi Hardware File(external link)