Status Report

Operations CXO Status Report 27 September 2002

By SpaceRef Editor
September 27, 2002
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During the last week Chandra completed the observing schedule as

Of note last week was the approval by the Flight Director Board of the
promotion to operations of a new Guide Star catalog. The catalog
provides improved color and position information, and will result in
an increased availability of acquisition and guide stars during the
scheduling of observations.

The observing schedule for next week is shown below and includes an
observation of Capella coordinated with XMM-Newton and a series of
observations of 47 Tucanae coordinated with the Hubble Space

47 Tucanae (5 obs)      ACIS-S       Sep 29
PSR J1105-6107          ACIS-S       Oct 1
Radiation Belts
MACSJ0159.8-0849        ACIS-I       Oct 2
G315.4-2.3              ACIS-I
SMC Field 4             ACIS-I
47 Tucanae (2 obs)      ACIS-S
RXJ1720.1+2638          ACIS-I       Oct 3
AX J1500.1+3325         ACIS-S
NGC 5905                ACIS-S
Radiation Belts                      Oct 4
AX J1512.0+5708         ACIS-S
SDSS075652+450258       ACIS-S
Capella (2 obs)         HRC-S/LETG
RCS0224-0002            ACIS-S       Oct 5
MR2251-178              HRC-S/LETG

All spacecraft subsystems continued to operate nominally.

SpaceRef staff editor.