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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 26 January 2007 9.00am EST

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

Of note last week was the completion of a network infrastructure upgrade at the Operations Control Center. The upgrade addresses end-of-life issues for a number of components, and improves the design and fault tolerance of the network. The transition to the new components was completed without impact to operations on Jan 20.

The schedule of targets for next week is shown below and includes a series of calibration observations of Vega.

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Vega HRC-I Jan 28 Vega (4 obs) HRC-S IRAS 20050+2720 ACIS-I Radiation Belts Jan 29 NGC 4649 ACIS-S Jan 30 SN 2004C ACIS-S 7C1030+4309 ACIS-S Jan 31 NGC 4649 ACIS-S 33 ACIS-S Feb 1 Radiation Belts cmb2_mb ACIS-S HESS J1713--381 ACIS-I Feb 2 CXO J164710.2-455216 ACIS-S EA01 ACIS-I Crab Pulsar ACIS-S/HETG Feb 3 SDSS J073745.88+40 ACIS-S Radiation Belts SDSS J103951.49+64 ACIS-S Feb 4

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All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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