News by Date
News by Category
Solar System
Stars
White Dwarfs
Supernovas
Neutron Stars
Black Holes
Milky Way Galaxy
Normal Galaxies
Quasars
Galaxy Clusters
Cosmology/Deep Field
Miscellaneous
Press Resources
Status Reports
Press Advisories
Image Releases
Release Guidelines
Image Use Policy
NASA TV
Biographies/Interviews
Web Shortcuts
Chandra Blog
RSS Feed
Chandra Mobile
Chronicle
Email Newsletter
News & Noteworthy
Image Use Policy
Questions & Answers
Glossary of Terms
Download Guide
Get Adobe Reader
Chandra @ NASA
Visit the Chandra pages at the NASA portal
Image Use
Image Use Policy & Request Form
Guidelines for utilizing images, applets, movies, and animations featured in this Web Site.
Getting Hard Copies of Images
Ways to obtain photos, slides, etc of Chandra images.
Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 4 August 2006 8.00am EDT

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

A real-time procedure was conducted on July 31 to uplink a flight software patch to OBC-B to add on-board monitoring of selected propulsion line and valve temperatures. This completes the procedure conducted on July 27 during which the patch was uplinked to OBC-A.

The schedule of targets for next week is shown below and includes an observation of 4U 1820-30 coordinated with RXTE and the VLA.

------------------------------------------
HZ43                    HRC-S/LETG   Aug 7
IRAS05436-0007          ACIS-I
A3074                   ACIS-I
Radiation Belts                      Aug 8
GS 1826-238             ACIS-S/HETG
Radiation Belts                      Aug 11
GS 1826-238             ACIS-S/HETG
Q1431+3952              ACIS-S       Aug 12
SDSS J160207.6+380      ACIS-S
M81*                    ACIS-S/HETG
1RXS J155705.0+383      ACIS-S
4U 1820-30              ACIS-S/HETG
A3074                   ACIS-I       Aug 13

------------------------------------------

All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

Return to Status Reports