VLT Mirror Transport
This video sequences were obtained from December 6 to December 9, 1997, and show:
- Arrival of M/S Tarpon Santiago in the port of Antofagasta.
- Unloading the Transport Box with the M1 mirror.
- Convoy moves through the city of Antofagasta.
- Exit from the city of Antofagasta.
- Along the Panamericana Highway.
- Turn-off at the `Old Panamericana' and into the Atacama desert. Caterpillars prepare the road ahead of the convoy.
- Proceeding on the newly renovated road near the turn-off to the Paranal Observatory.
- Ascending the steeper access road. Arrival at the base camp - in front of the Mirror Maintenance Building.
About the Video
|Release date:||14 June 2010, 11:07|
About the Object