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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 20 October 2006 9.00am EDT

Operations CXO Status Report, Friday 20 October 2006, 9.00am EDT

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

A fixed overflow error was recorded in the OBC error log on October 15 coincident with the uplink of one of the weekly loads. The error was not readily explainable by any ground to space or on-board behavior and yielded the load suspect. The load was dumped and re-uplinked on October 16 and a subsequent compare indicated no corruption. The overflow error will continue to be investigated.

The schedule of targets for next week is shown below and includes an observation of the out-of-cycle Target of Opportunity CXO J164710.2-455216.

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GBW11 ACIS-I Oct 23 GBW12 ACIS-I 1RXS J171824.2-402 HRC-S HESS J1713-381 ACIS-I Radiation Belts NGC4278 ACIS-S Oct 24 LS I +61 303 ACIS-I Oct 25 GBW9 ACIS-I Oct 26 GBW10 ACIS-I Radiation Belts HD 245770 ACIS-I Oct 27 SDSS J111316.42+09 ACIS-S GBW6 ACIS-I CXO J164710.2-4552 ACIS-S Oct 28 Haro 11 ACIS-S Sgr A* ACIS-I

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All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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