From: China National Space Administration
Posted: Thursday, August 3, 2000
SATOPS MORNING REPORT - August 3, 2000
No change in the status of the GOES spacecraft.
GOES-10 frame break occurred at 1848Z due equipment problem at Wallops CDA.
GOES-10 rapid scan operations were activated from 2003Z to 0203Z for severe weather over Nevada.
GOES-10 E/W stationkeeping maneuver #13 was successfully executed at 0954Z on August 3, 2000. Thruster firing and attitude control mode transition activities were nominal. First post-maneuver image frame started at 1059Z. Preliminary post-maneuver INR results indicated that the attitude error was small.
No change in the status of the POES spacecraft.
Special NOAA-15 stored AIP testing is being conducted on August 3 to verify and protect quality AMSU datasets independent of the AVHRR/MIRP anomaly.
NOAA-15 HIRS continues to display erratic behavior. Filter wheel motor current is still within prescribed limit guidelines.
NOAA-15 rev 11546, G5A was noisy from the spacecraft with 90.3% of the data recovered.
No change in the status of the DMSP spacecraft.
DMSP operations were nominal over the past 24 hours.
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