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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 25 July 2008 8.00am EDT

On July 23, we celebrated the 9th anniversary of Chandra's launch and 9 years of successful scientific operations. The spacecraft and instruments continue to operate superbly well and we look forward with excitement to the coming year of science discovery!

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

The schedule of targets for the next week is shown below.

Radiation Belts Jul 27 Carina Clusters Pt ACIS-I Jul 28 1.5deg_window ACIS-I Carina Clusters Pt ACIS-I Jul 29 Radiation Belts Jul 30 Carina Clusters Pt ACIS-I 1.5deg_window ACIS-I Jul 31 1.5deg_window ACIS-I Aug 1 Carina Clusters Pt ACIS-I Radiation Belts Aug 2 HD 108248 HRC-S/LETG 1.5deg_window ACIS-I J12036-0358 ACIS-I Aug 4 NGC 4235 2 ACIS-I Aug 4 Radiation Belts


All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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