Our Mission

The SKAO is one global observatory operating two telescopes across three continents.

The SKAO's mission is to build and operate cutting-edge radio telescopes to transform our understanding of the Universe, and deliver benefits to society through global collaboration and innovation.

Our mission is at the core of what we are here to deliver as an observatory. It also outlines a bold ambition for us to achieve with regards to our impact in the world.

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