Our Facility and strength

Library:
Club has wide ranges of Astronomical and Astrophysics books and magazine, we have more than 500 books and around 100+ magazine collection. Silver and Gold Members has a Free access to Library facility. We also have E-library facility to read books in PDF and having more than 50 books, maps and almanacs in ebook format.

Observatory:
AAAV has tied-up with Gujarat Nature Conservation Society Vadodara (GNCS) for Astronomical popularization and research work, GNCS has 12″ Newtonian Observatory in outskirt of Vadodara near sindhrot, Gold member of AAAV has Free access with valid AAAV id card at GNCS Observatory.

Scopes, Cameras and more:
AAAV and it’s executive and Gold members has wide range of Astronomical telescope, equatorial mounts, Astronomy Camera, filters and Go-to mounts, we have dedicated 2 scope for Silver member to use for their personal use (terms applies). Here is Full list of equipment’s with AAAV

EquipmentSpecificationOwnershipStatus
Binocular8 X 40 Cason BAK-4 Prism binocularAAAVOpen
Binocular8 X 40 Orion BAK-4 Prism binocularAAAVOpen Cat-2
Telescope125mm Newtonian Reflector with ALT-AZM mountAAAVOpen
Telescope114mm Newtonian Reflector with EQ-1 Mount AAAVOpen
Telescope150mm Newtonian Reflector with EQ5 mountAAAVPersonal
Telescope114mm Newtonian Reflector with Metal EQ mountAAAVOpen Cat-2
TelescopeCelestron 130eq with EQ3 mount and RA motorAAAVOpen Cat-2
TelescopeCelestron 8″ SCT with Go-to fork mount (Nexstar 8SE)AAAVOpen Cat-2
MountiOptron CEM25P go-to mount AAAVPersonal
MountExplore Scientific Go-to Mount EQ5Nilesh RajparaPersonal
OTAGSO RC 8 Optical TubeN G GandhiPersonal
MountSky Watchers EQ6 Pro Go-to MountN G GandhiPersonal
Equipment Strength of Astronomy Club Vadodara

Please Note:
Open = Available to Silver members ( Terms of Use applicable)
Open Cat-2 = Available to Gold members ( Terms of Use applicable)
Personal = Pesonal Use with AAAV executive or Owner availabe than member can use with permission of owner.