Inauguration of the
H.E.S.S. II Telescope

The institutes participating in the High Energy Stereoscopic System (H.E.S.S.) represented by
Prof. Werner Hofmann (Spokesperson) and
Prof. GĂ©rard Fontaine (Chair of the Board)
have the pleasure of announcing

The inauguration of the new H.E.S.S. II telescope in September 2012 in Namibia, with the sequence of events

September 27: Open Inauguration Workshop on Heja Lodge

This workshop is open to the interested public

September 28: Inauguration of the H.E.S.S. II telescope on the H.E.S.S. site

Participation in the inauguration event is by invitation

September 30: Open day at H.E.S.S.

Open to the general public, with tours of the telescopes and control room, exhibition with posters and hands-on displays. A bus transfer from and to Windhoek will be provided.

For more information about the H.E.S.S. II telescope, see the First Light press release.

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