La Silla: Foreseen Changes regarding Instrumentation and Facilities
- Depending on successful commissioning, the Near Infra-Red Planet Searcher (NIRPS) will be offered in Period 106.
- The installation and commissioning of the Son of X-shooter (SoXS) is expected to start during the third quarter of 2020.
- As a consequence of the installation of the SoXS, SOFI will be decommissioned, likely during Period 105.
- EFOSC2 will be decommissioned once SoXS enters regular operation, which is expected to happen in Period 107.