Project timeline

Due to COVID-19 our schedule underwent a substantial slip, due to delays in the procurement and to our limited ability to work in our laboratories. 

Date to be operational on sky for Science Verification: late 2022


Preliminary design review: July 2017

Final design review:           October 2018

AIT & Test in Europe:         March 2022

Instrument in Chile:            June 2022

End of Commissioning:      March 2023

SOXS offered to public:     April 2023