Estación Espacial de Maspalomas

Maspalomas Station is an INTA-operated, ESTRACK radio antenna ground station for communication with spacecraft located at the southern area of island, on the INTA campus.

Landmarks in the Area

Commercial district
Photo: Felix König, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Building
The Maspalomas Lighthouse is an active 19th century at the southern end of the Spanish island of , in the . is situated 6 km southeast of Estación Espacial de Maspalomas. Photo: Wouterhagens, Public domain.

Nature reserve
The Maspalomas Dunes are sand dunes located on the south coast of the island of , Province of Las Palmas, in the . is situated 6 km southeast of Estación Espacial de Maspalomas. Photo: Himarerme, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
Arguineguín is one of the most populated towns along the south coast of , . is situated 4 km west of Estación Espacial de Maspalomas. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.

Town
Maspalomas is a tourist town in the south of the island of , , stretching from Bahía Feliz in the east to Meloneras in the west, including the resort towns of San Agustín and . is situated 4½ km east of Estación Espacial de Maspalomas. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
San Fernando is the northern quarter of in the municipality of San Bartolomé de Tirajana, , and as well the name of the parish for all of Maspalomas. is situated 6 km east of Estación Espacial de Maspalomas.

Estación Espacial de Maspalomas

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