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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 7 May 2004 8.30am EDT

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

Preparations were completed to return to performing angular momentum unloads from the daily loads. A momentum dump is included in next week's loads and will be monitored in real-time on Saturday May 8 at 8am EDT.

The schedule of targets for the next week is shown below and includes a series of observations of the bright comet C/2001 Q4 (NEAT) to be studied in conjunction with data from the CHIPS spectroscopic mission.

F1420-3039 ACIS-S May 9 Abell 2670 ACIS-I Radiation Belts May 10 4U 1730-22 ACIS-S May 11 EXO 1912+097 ACIS-S NGC 6809 ACIS-S G26.6-0.1 ACIS-S May 12 SDSS J130211.04+00 ACIS-S C/2001 Q4 (NEAT)- 3 obs ACIS-S CL1216+2633 ACIS-I M87 ACIS-S Radiation Belts May 13 RX J0806.3+1527 ACIS-S Extended CDF-S #2 ACIS-I Radiation Belts May 15 Extended CDF-S #2 ACIS-I May 16


All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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