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DATE STATUS
2008-01-16The CALIPSO satellite performed a laser inhibit due to a Hubble Space Telescope overflight on January 16, 2008. The laser was inhibited from 04:41:46 to 04:42:01 UTC.

Due to a USN ground station anomaly, science data is missing from January 16, 2008 at 13:58:55 UTC until January 17, 2008 at 21:18:00 UTC.
2008-01-18The CALIPSO satellite performed a polarization calibration on January 18, 2008. The payload was down from 08:50:48 to 09:12:07 UTC.
2008-01-20The CALIPSO satellite performed a laser inhibit due to a Hubble Space Telescope overflight on January 20, 2008. The laser was inhibited from 14:59:45 to 15:00:00 UTC.

Due to a USN ground station anomaly, science data is missing for January 20, 2008 from 15:56:00 to 21:48:00 UTC.
2008-01-29The CALIPSO satellite transitioned to reduced mode due to the loss of one GPS Satellite on January 29, 2008. The platform was down from 11:15:00 to 13:24:00 UTC.
2008-01-30The CALIPSO satellite transitioned to reduced mode due to the loss of one GPS Satellite on January 30, 2008. The platform was down from January 30, 2008 at 19:33:00 to January 31, 2008 at 08:18:00 UTC.
2008-02-01The CALIPSO satellite performed a laser inhibit due to a Hubble Space Telescope overflight on February 01, 2008. The laser was inhibited from 01:13:22 to 01:13:38 UTC.
2008-02-07The CALIPSO satellite performed a gyro calibration on February 07, 2008. The payload was down from 10:05:26 to 10:51:24 UTC.
2008-02-22The CALIPSO satellite performed a boresight alignment on February 22, 2008. The payload was down from 09:35:24 to 11:43:44 UTC.
2008-02-24Due to a USN ground station anomaly, science data is missing for February 24-25, 2008 from 20:44:07 to 03:19:44 UTC.
2008-03-03The CALIPSO satellite experienced a problem with the platform reaction wheel and transition to OFF on March 03, 2008. The payload was down from March 03, 2008 at 23:18:30 UTC until March 11, 2008 at 12:36:22 UTC.
2008-03-11The CALIPSO satellite performed a drag makeup maneuver on March 11, 2008. The payload was down for the maneuver from 01:28:18 to 09:57:37 UTC.
2008-03-21The CALIPSO satellite performed a polarization calibration on March 21, 2008. The payload was down from 09:53:13 to 10:13:57 UTC.
2008-03-28The CALIPSO satellite performed a boresight alignment on March 28, 2008. The payload was down from 13:23:30 to 15:02:20 UTC.

The CALIPSO satellite performed a laser inhibit due to a Hubble Space Telescope overflight on March 28, 2008. The laser was inhibited from 18:33:08 to 18:33:24 UTC.
2008-04-29The CALIPSO satellite performed a gyro calibration on April 29, 2008. The payload was down from 08:24:24 to 09:09:41 UTC.
2008-06-03The CALIPSO satellite experienced an FDIR due to a laser repetition rate fault and transitioned to SAFE mode on June 03, 2008. The payload was down from June 03, 2008 at 18:10:48 UTC until June 10, 2008 at 20:11:01 UTC.
2008-07-03The science data is missing on July 03, 2008 from 03:21:15 to 12:28:02 UTC due to a Science Computing Facility (SCF) error.
2008-07-19The CALIPSO satellite experienced an FDIR due to a laser repetition rate fault and transitioned to SAFE mode on July 19, 2008. The payload was down from July 19, 2008 at 01:18:21 UTC until July 22, 2008 at 13:00:56 UTC.
2008-09-08The CALIPSO satellite experienced an FDIR due to a laser repetition rate fault and transitioned to SAFE mode on September 08, 2008. The payload was down from September 08, 2008 at 15:37:36 UTC until September 10, 2008 at 12:51:16 UTC.
2008-09-21The CALIPSO satellite performed a laser inhibit due to a Hubble Space Telescope overflight on September 21, 2008. The laser was inhibited from 03:45:17 to 03:45:33 UTC.
2008-09-24The CALIPSO satellite experienced an FDIR due to a laser repetition rate fault and transitioned to SAFE mode on September 24, 2008. The payload was down from September 24, 2008 at 18:57:41 UTC until September 26, 2008 at 13:21:17 UTC.
2008-09-28The science data is missing on September 28, 2008 from 00:56:05 to 23:34:08 UTC due to a Science Computing Facility (SCF) error.

Due to the transition to SAFE mode, science data was lost from September 28, 2008 at 23:34:08 UTC until September 29, 2008 at 03:49:53 UTC.
2008-09-29The CALIPSO satellite transitioned to SAFE mode due to an FDIR caused by a laser rep rate fault on September 29, 2008. While in SAFE mode for the rep rate fault, the satellite performed an inclination maneuver and uploaded new flight software on September 30, 2008. The payload was down from September 29th at 03:49:53 UTC until October 1st at 16:21:08 UTC.
2008-10-06The CALIPSO satellite performed a boresight alignment on October 06, 2008. The payload was down from 10:01:30 to 11:40:30 UTC.
2008-10-13The CALIPSO satellite experienced a laser repetition rate fault and performed an autorecovery on October 13, 2008. The payload was down from 04:00:24 to 04:00:58 UTC.
2008-10-15The CALIPSO satellite performed a drag makeup maneuver on October 15, 2008. The payload was down for the maneuver from 01:59:27 to 10:28:42 UTC.
2008-10-29The CALIPSO satellite experienced a laser repetition rate fault and performed an autorecovery on October 29, 2008. The payload was down from 17:47:52 to 17:48:25 UTC.
2008-10-31The CALIPSO satellite performed a laser inhibit due to a Hubble Space Telescope overflight on October 31, 2008. The laser was inhibited from 01:20:47 to 01:21:03 UTC.
2008-11-12The CALIPSO satellite performed BITS testing on November 12, 2008. The payload was down from 20:02:20 to 23:21:53 UTC.
2008-11-20The CALIPSO satellite performed a polarization calibration on November 20, 2008. The payload was down from 20:55:16 to 22:34:58 UTC.
2008-12-27The CALIPSO satellite experienced a laser repetition rate fault and performed an autorecovery on December 27, 2008. The payload was down from 05:53:24 to 05:53:58 UTC.

The CALIPSO satellite performed a laser inhibit due to a Hubble Space Telescope overflight on December 27, 2008. The laser was inhibited from 20:56:55 to 20:57:11 UTC.

Last Updated: December 07, 2021


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Last Updated: January 04, 2022
Curator: Charles R. Trepte
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