Rubin Top-End Assembly installation

The Top-End Assembly (TEA) for the Rubin Telescope Mount Assembly (TMA) was lifted by crane into the observatory dome and installed on the TMA on 2 March 2021. The task was completed successfully and was a highly celebrated milestone for Rubin Observatory.

Credit:

Rubin Observatory/NSF/AURA

About the Image

Id:ann21011a
Type:Photographic
Release date:March 10, 2021, 6:24 a.m.
Related announcements:ann21011
Size:4000 x 3000 px

About the Object

Name:Simonyi Survey Telescope
Category:Vera C. Rubin Observatory

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