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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 14 September 2001 10.00am EDT

During the last week, Chandra completed the observing schedule as planned.

A real-time procedure was completed on Sep 12 to update the on-board ephemeris.

The schedule of observations for the coming week is shown below and includes a series of 9 calibration observations of the dark moon and 4 observations of the Comet 19P/Borrelly. The observation of EV Lac is coordinated with the Hubble Space Telescope and the Very Large Array.

RX J0852.0-4622         ACIS-S       Sep 16
Tau Ceti                ACIS-S       Sep 17
PSS 0059+0003           ACIS-S
BRI 0103+0032           ACIS-S
3C120                   ACIS-S       Sep 18
Radiation Belts
NGC3147                 ACIS-S
WZ SGE                  ACIS-S
CAS-A                   HRC-S        Sep 19
EV Lac                  ACIS-S/HETG
Radiation Belts                      Sep 20
1WGA_J1233.3+6910       ACIS-S       Sep 21
MWC297                  ACIS-I
SAX J1752.3-3138        ACIS-S       Sep 22
Dark Moon (9 obs)       ACIS-I
Comet 19P/Borrelly (4)  ACIS-S
Puppis N Knot           ACIS-S       Sep 23
1RXS J1708-4009         HRC-I


All spacecraft subsystems continued to operate nominally.

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