Status Report From VERITAS

Krennrich, F.
Blaylock, G.
Bradbury, S. M.
Buckley, J. H.
Byrum, K. L.
Carter-Lewis, D. A.
Celik, O.
Cogan, P.
Cui, W.
Daniel, M. K.
Dowdall, C.
Duke, C.
Ergin, Tülün
Falcone, A. D.
Fegan, S. J.
Fortin, P.
Fortson, L. F.
Gibbs, K.
Gillanders, G. H.
Gutierrez, K. G.
Grube, J.
Hanna, D.
Hays, E.
Holder, J.
Horan, D.
Hughes, S.
Humensky, T. B.
Imran, A.
Jung, I.
Kaaret, P.
Kenny, G.
Kieda, D. B.
Kildea, J.
Konopelko, A.
Krawczynski, H.
Lang, M. J.
LeBohec, S.
Maier, G.
Millis, J.
Moriarty, P.
Nagai, T.
Ong, R. A.
Perkins, J. S.
Pizlo, F.
Quinn, J.
Rose, H. J.
Schroedter, M.
Sembroski, G. H.
Smith, A. W.
Steele, D.
Swordy, S. P.
Toner, J. A.
Valcarcel, L.
Vassiliev, V. V.
Wagner, R. G.
Wakely, S. P.
Weekes, T. C.
Weinstein, A.
White, R. J.
Williams, D. A.
Wissel, S. A.
VERITAS is a ground-based gamma-ray observatory covering energies between 100 GeV and 50 TeV and will start operating by January 2007. We give a brief report of the construction status and performance characteristics of the telescopes.


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