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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 20 January 2012 9.00am EST

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

A real-time procedure was executed on Jan 19 to update the on-board ephemeris.

The schedule of targets for the next week is shown below and includes an observation of 4U 1630-47, from a Target of Opportunity series which was accepted on Jan 4.

Radiation Belts Jan 23 NGC3115 ACIS-S HD107148 ACIS-S Jan 25 Radiation Belts Jan 26 IRAS00397-1312 ACIS-S 4U1630-47 ACIS-S/HETG NGC3115 ACIS-S PSRJ1650-4341 ACIS-S Jan 28 NGC7662 ACIS-S Radiation Belts NGC3115 ACIS-S 1RXSJ170047.8-31444 ACIS-S Jan 29 4U2129+47 ACIS-S


All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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