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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 8 December 2000 7.30am EST

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

Real-time procedures were completed during the week to insert the LETG for a series of planned observations on Dec 5, and to retract the LETG on Dec 7. Both grating motions were nominal. In addition, a check of the CPE warm start count was made on dec 5 that showed the value remained at 1.

The planned observations for the coming week are as follows:

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CDFS ACIS-I Dec 10 AXAF Southern Deep Field ACIS-I Dec 11 Radiation Belts AR Lac (multiple) HRC-I Dec 12 M31 Nucleus/Trans ACIS-I CDFS ACIS-I HR1099 (multiple) HRC-I Dec 14 Radiation Belts PMN J1131+0455 ACIS-S Dec 15 E0102-72 (multiple) ACIS-I AXAF Southern Deep Field ACIS-I Dec 16

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All spacecraft subsystems continued to operate nominally.

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