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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 6 May 2005 8.00am EDT

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

We were delighted to hear this week that Harvey Tananbaum was elected to the National Academy of Sciences. Please join us in congratulating Harvey for this well deserved recognition of his contributions to science. See:

The schedule of targets for the next week is shown below and includes an observation of the TOO GX 339-4 coordinated with RXTE, and the 4th in a series of 5 observations of the TOO RXJ0513.9-6951.

Hercules A             ACIS-S       May 9
Terzan 1               ACIS-S
KS 1731-260            ACIS-S       May 10
Radiation Belts
KS 1731-260            ACIS-S
9 Sgr                  ACIS-S/HETG  May 11
SDSS J1626+2751        ACIS-S       May 12
M87                    ACIS-S
Radiation Belts
RXJ0513.9-6951         HRC-S/LETG   May 13
GX 339-4               ACIS-S/HETG
MACS0011.7-1523        ACIS-I       May 14
PSS2322+1944           ACIS-S       May 15
SDSS J0005-0006        ACIS-S
MACSJ0159.0-3412       ACIS-I


All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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