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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 19 March 2010 9.00am EDT

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

A real-time procedure was executed on Mar 12 to re-initialize the flight software Thruster Command Processing subfunction to clear a benign overflow condition.

Of note this week the Chandra Cycle 12 proposal deadline was March 18 at 6pm EDT. The proposal submission process proceeded smoothly.

The schedule of targets for the next week is shown below and includes an observation of LHS 3003 coordinated with HST.

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PGC1230503 ACIS-S Mar 21 TOOT1255+3556 ACIS-S Mar 22 Radiation Belts ChandraDeepField-S ACIS-I Mar 23 TOOT1303+3334 ACIS-S Mar 24 Radiation Belts Mar 25 NGC5638 ACIS-S LHS3003 ACIS-S SDSSJ132224.40+4226 ACIS-S Mar 26 PSRJ1023+0038 ACIS-S ChandraDeepField-S ACIS-I Mar 27 Radiation Belts SNR1987A ACIS-S/HETG Mar 28

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All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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