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SPIRou / Infrared SpectroPolarimeter


The main SPIRou milestones are as follows:

  • 2010 December: Conceptual Design Review
  • 2012 October: Preliminary Design Review
  • 2014 April: Final Design Review
  • 2015-2016 : Manufacturing, procurement, assembly, integration, testing and validation at IRAP
  • 2017: first light at CFHT and beginning of SPIRou Legacy Survey