The second SPIRou science meeting was held in Nice on 2016 May 5-6
Most optics of the SPIRou spectrograph were optically controlled at NRC-H
The three sections of the SPIRou Cassegrain module are being assembled and tested at IRAP/OMP
The spectrograph cryomechanics is being assembled and tested at NRC-H prior to delivery at IRAP-OMP
The fabrication of the SPIRou cross-dispersing prisms by TRIOPTICS is nearing completion.
This key SPIRou component was delivered on schedule to NRC-H after successful acceptance tests
New results suggest that SPIRou will boost our understanding of planet formation
The SPIRou mid-term review, dedicated to the preparation of the integration phases, was successfully held in Toulouse on 2015 June 15-17.
The Zerodur blank of the main SPIRou parabolic mirror is being controlled at SESO
The SPIRou guiding camera was characterized at ASIAA and tested on the sky at CFHT on April 10.