Glimpse of History: Nutley's big dish

NUTLEY — Two women sit on International Telephone and Telegraph’s dish antenna for scale in this photo taken in Nutley in 1960.

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The antenna was built to bounce signals off the moon and receive signals from orbiting satellites which had only recently been successfully launched.

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