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PS4.2

Rosetta, getting ready for the encounter
Convener: Stephan Ulamec  | Co-Convener: Matthew Taylor 
Orals
 / Thu, 01 May, 10:30–12:00  / 13:30–15:00  / Room Y10
Posters
 / Attendance Thu, 01 May, 17:30–19:00  / Blue Posters
Rosetta will wake up from hibernation in January 2014 and approach its target, comet 67P/Churyumov Gerasimenko during spring. The comet will be characterized by a set of remote sensing and in-situ instruments; landing of Philae is foreseen for November.
The session will focus on the preparatory work before reaching the comet and address late breaking news on the status of the spacecraft. Results from ground based observations of 67P are explicitly welcome.