CHEOPS Announcement of Opportunity (AO-3)
15 February 2022Proposals are solicited in response to the third, and final, Announcement of Opportunity (AO-3) for observing time in the CHEOPS Guest Observers Programme during the nominal mission. This AO covers the period from 1 July 2022 to 24 September 2023.
Full details of the Announcement, including all relevant documentation, are given on the ESA webpage dedicated to the Call:
|The key dates relevant to this announcement include:|
|Release of CHEOPS AO-3||15 February 2022|
|Deadline for submission of proposals||15 March 2022 (midday GMT/UTC, 13:00 CEST)|
|Meeting of the Time Allocation Committee||11-13 May 2022|
|Announcement of awarded time||By 25 May 2022|
|Preparation of Phase II inputs||1 - 24 June 2022|
|Start of observing of AO-3 programmes||1 July 2022|
|* it may be possible to start observations a few days earlier, however this cannot be guaranteed|
All proposals must be prepared and submitted in electronic form using the CHEOPS Phase I Proposal Handling Tool that is accessed from the CHEOPS AO-3 webpage noted above.