Rosetta - Rendezvous with a comet. A key to the origins of the Solar System
20 January 2014 – Rosetta wake up. Exit deep-space hibernation
May 2014 – Deep-space rendezvous manoeuvres
July 2014 – Start of close comet observation
August 2014 – Rendezvous with Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko
September 2014 – Start of close surface mapping
November 2014 – Lander will arrive on the surface of the comet
End 2014 – Monitoring of the comet's activity and evolution from close quarters
August 2015 – Closest approach to the Sun
This backdrop is available in a print-ready version for the format 400 × 200 cm, which can be downloaded here as a PDF.
These exhibition panels were originally published on ESA's Exhibitions website.