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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 11 July 2008 8.00am EDT

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

A real-time procedure was completed on July 10 to update the on-board Ephemeris.

Of note last week was the Radio Galaxies in the Chandra Era Workshop held in Cambridge, July 8-11. The workshop was well attended with over 100 participants.

The schedule of targets for the next week is shown below and includes an observation of M31 coordinated with HST.

Radiation Belts                     Jul 15
AX J1754.2-2754        ACIS-S
G54.1+0.3              ACIS-S       Jul 16
M31                    ACIS-I
TWA-9                  ACIS-S
GC-1                   HRC-I
GC-2                   HRC-I
GC-3                   HRC-I
GC-4                   HRC-I
GC-5                   HRC-I
GC-6                   HRC-I        Jul 17
GC-7                   HRC-I
Cir X-1                ACIS-S/HETG
NGC 6293               ACIS-S
IGR J17404-3655        ACIS-I
Radiation Belts
1.5deg_window          ACIS-I       Jul 18
Radiation Belts                     Jul 20
1.5deg_window          ACIS-I       Jul 21


All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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