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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 9 September 2011 9.00am EDT

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

A real-time procedure was executed on Sep 7 to perform a routine self-check of the Electrical Interface Assembly (EIA) Sequencer.

The schedule of targets for the next week is shown below and includes an observations of GRB 110731A, which is a follow-up to a Target of Opportunity that was accepted on Aug 10, of XTE J1701-407, which was accepted as a Target of Opportunity on Aug 29, and of the Crab, from a series of Director's Discretionary Time TOO observations accepted on Dec 14.



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Radiation Belts                     Sep 10
         A133-3                 ACIS-I
         A133-4                 ACIS-I       Sep 12
         1RXSJ054747.2-19560    ACIS-S
         GRB110731A             ACIS-S
         Radiation Belts                     Sep 13
         A133-4                 ACIS-I
         Crab                   ACIS-S       Sep 15
         XTEJ1701-407           ACIS-S
         Radiation Belts
         A133F                  ACIS-I       Sep 16
         PSRJ1028-5819          ACIS-I
         A133-5                 ACIS-I
         A133E                  ACIS-I       Sep 17

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All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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