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Important notice about STEREO Behind

STEREO Coordinated Observations Calendar

Archived plans: 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

Below, please find the current plans for STEREO operations. All dates and times are UTC unless otherwise specified. More detailed plans can be found in the weekly schedules (Ahead, Behind). Other planning resources are also provided. This page is also available as plain text.

Contact information for coordinated observation requests can be found on the Solar JOP guidelines page.

Links to planning and scheduling pages for other missions: SOHO, Hinode, NSO, VLA, EISCAT, Max Millenium, ISTP Planning.

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Scheduled activities for Week 05:

M Feb 01 (032)  
T Feb 02 (033)  
W Feb 03 (034)  
T Feb 04 (035)  
F Feb 05 (036)  
S Feb 06 (037)  
S Feb 07 (038)  

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Scheduled activities for Week 06:

M Feb 08 (039)  
T Feb 09 (040)  Ahead:	SECCHI calibration roll, 9 UT
W Feb 10 (041)  Ahead:	IMU EEPROM refresh
T Feb 11 (042)  
F Feb 12 (043)  Behind: Aphelion
S Feb 13 (044)  
S Feb 14 (045)  

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Scheduled activities for Week 07:

M Feb 15 (046)  
T Feb 16 (047)  
W Feb 17 (048)  
T Feb 18 (049)  
F Feb 19 (050)  Ahead:	Uplink array test with stations 24,25,26
S Feb 20 (051)  
S Feb 21 (052)  

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Scheduled activities for Week 08:

M Feb 22 (053)  Ahead:	Momentum dump, 22:00 UT
T Feb 23 (054)  Ahead:	DSN ranging test with station 15
W Feb 24 (055)  
T Feb 25 (056)  
F Feb 26 (057)  
S Feb 27 (058)  
S Feb 28 (059)  

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Scheduled activities for Week 09:

M Feb 29 (060)  
T Mar 01 (061)  
W Mar 02 (062)  
T Mar 03 (063)  Behind:	Resume LGA uplink capability on 70 m DSN
F Mar 04 (064)  
S Mar 05 (065)  
S Mar 06 (066)  

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Scheduled activities for Week 10:

M Mar 07 (067)  
T Mar 08 (068)  
W Mar 09 (069)  
T Mar 10 (070)  
F Mar 11 (071)  
S Mar 12 (072)  
S Mar 13 (073)  Daylight Savings Time starts in U.S.

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Scheduled activities for Week 11:

M Mar 14 (074)  
T Mar 15 (075)  
W Mar 16 (076)  
T Mar 17 (077)  Behind:	First recovery attempt using uplink phased array
F Mar 18 (078)  
S Mar 19 (079)  
S Mar 20 (080)  

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Upcoming events:

Behind events are contingent on recovering the spacecraft.

2016:

* Apr 6			Ahead:	Resume LGA uplink capability on 70 m DSN
* May 16		Both:	Post Solar Conjunction Assessment Review
* Jul 5			Juno arrival at Jupiter
* Dec			Behind:	Resume LGA downlink capability on 70 m DSN

2017:

2018:

* Mar 5			Ahead:	Mercury transit

2019:

* Mar			Ahead:	Switch downlink rate to 240 kbps for 34 meter
* Apr			Behind:	Switch downlink rate to 240 kbps for 34 meter

2020:

* May			Behind:	Switch downlink rate to 360 kbps for 34 meter
* Jun			Ahead:	Switch downlink rate to 360 kbps for 34 meter
* Jun			Behind: Switch downlink rate to 480 kbps for 34 meter
* Sep			Ahead:	Switch downlink rate to 480 kbps for 34 meter

2021:

* Jul			Behind:	Switch downlink rate to 720 kbps for 34 meter
* Aug			Ahead:	Switch downlink rate to 720 kbps for 34 meter

 

Plans last modified Wednesday, 03-Feb-2016 11:43:16 EST


Last Revised: Tuesday, 12-Jan-2016 14:14:07 EST
Responsible NASA Official: [email address: Joseph.B.Gurman<at>nasa<dot>gov]
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