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Operations CXO Status Report

Wednesday 8 September 1999 10.00am EST

Operations continued as expected with Chandra during the last 24 hours. Observations continued with ACIS-I of PKS 0312-77 and HR1099 for the off-axis point response function measurements, and ACIS pile-up characterization. All performance was nominal.

The next mission planning load was completed and reviewed and was uplinked to the spacecraft during a communications pass at 3AM 9/8. This load (P12) will begin to operate at 10.30AM on 9/8.

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