- SPIDER experiment delivers its first hydrogen beamITER Neutral Beam Test Facility celebrates a year in operation.
- SPIDER is switched on and produces its first plasma!Consorzio RFX, F4E, ITER India and ITER Organization inaugurate the first experiment of the Neutral Beam Test Facility.
- Europe is ready to switch on SPIDER – the most powerful negative ion source experiment to dateThe test bed of the ITER Neutral Beam Test Facility is ready!
- Europe to lighten 1280 beamlets at the ITER Neutral Beam Test FacilitySPIDER beam source gets installed in its vacuum vessel.
- Europe delivers to ITER Neutral Beam Test Facility the most powerful beam source to dateCommissioning and operation at SPIDER will start in early 2018 opening a new chapter for the heating systems of the biggest fusion device.