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Defence Infrastructure Division

AIR2025 Phase 6 Jindalee Operational Radar Network Facilities, Northern Territory


Ionospheric Sounder Sites

The proposed works include supporting facilities for three new ISS installations located near existing installations to enhance the existing ISS network. This project will support the Prime Contractor’s upgrade of the selected ISS under JORN Phase 6 by providing the following at each location:

  • a flat, cleared area of 105m x 105m (inclusive of allowance for fire break);
  • a nominated location for an equipment shelter;
  • power connection to the site to enable connection of the equipment shelter; and
  • site fencing to delineate the area and provide protection from stock and low level physical security.

Proposed loactions for new Ionispheric Sounder sites

Proposed Ionispheric Sounder sites typical arrangement