First Light Achieved!!!
February 22nd, 2005 ~10:00 PM PST


*Preliminary* First Light Image. Captured from a Computer Screen.


*Preliminary* First Light Spectra. Captured from a Computer Screen.


First Light Team

Hawaii - Day 1


The first crates arrive.

 


Part of the OSIRIS cart is
craned up.

Lowering the cart.

Hawaii - Day 2


The rest of the cart is lowered
into place...


...and is assembled.

 


After lunch, the dewar arrives!

Hawaii - Day 3


The completed cart is test fitted.

 


The computers are installed.

First team up the mountain.

Hawaii - Day 4


The Dewar is craned up!


And maneuvered into position.

 


Safely on the cart.


Putting it all together.



Relaxing during the weekend.



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