There are several telescopes at the observatory:
a 40cm f/4 newtonian telescope, a 20cm f/2 Baker-Schmidt camera, a 28cm f/10 Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope, a 20cm f/10 Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope, a Solarscope.
Also a SBIG ST8 CCD camera and several WATEC video cameras.
143-Gnosca sends its photometric measurements to Raoul Behrend of the Geneva Observatory, Switzerland.
143-Gnosca sends its astrometric measurements to the Minor Planet Center, USA.
143-Gnosca sends its asteroidal occultation measurements to Euraster, France.
143-Gnosca sends its detection of meteoroidal lunar impacts to NASA Meteoroid Environment Office, USA.
In 2002/3 and 2014 the observatory obtained a research and study grant by the Fondazione Carlo e Albina Cavargna.