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Operations CXO Status Report

Friday 6 May 2005 8.00am EDT

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

We were delighted to hear this week that Harvey Tananbaum was elected to the National Academy of Sciences. Please join us in congratulating Harvey for this well deserved recognition of his contributions to science. See: http://chandra.harvard.edu/press/advisories/05_advisories/press_050305.html

The schedule of targets for the next week is shown below and includes an observation of the TOO GX 339-4 coordinated with RXTE, and the 4th in a series of 5 observations of the TOO RXJ0513.9-6951.

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Hercules A ACIS-S May 9 Terzan 1 ACIS-S KS 1731-260 ACIS-S May 10 Radiation Belts KS 1731-260 ACIS-S 9 Sgr ACIS-S/HETG May 11 SDSS J1626+2751 ACIS-S May 12 M87 ACIS-S Radiation Belts RXJ0513.9-6951 HRC-S/LETG May 13 GX 339-4 ACIS-S/HETG MACS0011.7-1523 ACIS-I May 14 PSS2322+1944 ACIS-S May 15 SDSS J0005-0006 ACIS-S MACSJ0159.0-3412 ACIS-I

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All spacecraft subsystems continued to support nominal operations.

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