Argentina

Annex 2 State*Yes
Signature Date24-SEP-1996
Ratification Date04-DEC-1998

Monitoring Facilities

LocationTypeTreaty CodeStatus
Coronel FontanaAuxiliary Seismic StationAS001Certified
UshuaiaAuxiliary Seismic StationAS002Certified
BarilocheInfrasound StationIS01Planned
UshuaiaInfrasound StationIS02Certified
Paso FloresPrimary Seismic StationPS01Certified
National Board of Nuclear Regulation Buenos AiresRadionuclide LaboratoryRL01Certified
Buenos AiresRadionuclide StationRN01Certified
Buenos AiresNoble Gas SystemInstalled
SaltaRadionuclide StationRN02Planned
BarilocheRadionuclide StationRN03Certified

Additional Information

Facility Agreement: In force (2 March 2004), see CTBTO press release

Workshops and seminars hosted (selection):

  • CTBTO On-site Inspection (OSI) regional introductory course, 8 to 15 April 2018 in the Escuela de las Armas, Campo de Mayo in Buenos Aires
  • The Workshop on the Signatures of Man-Made Isotope Production (WOSMIP VI), 28 November to 2 December 2016
  • Expert Meeting on Radiation Safety, 23 to 27 November 2009
  • Joint Argentinian/CTBTO 2010 Workshop on Noble Gas Monitoring and IMS Radionuclide Laboratories, 1 to 5 November 2008
  • Technical Training Programme (TTP) for Radionuclide Station Operators, 4 to 8 October 1999
  • Technical Training Programme (TTP) for Radionuclide Station Operators, 26 to 30 October 1998
  • IMS Introductory Training Programme (ITP), 10 to 14 November 1997, Argentina

Argentina was the 23rd State to ratify the CTBT, see CTBTO press release.

Featured station: auxiliary seismic station AS002, Ushuaia

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