Table of Contents
1 Definition of Science Observing Time.
2 Duplicate Observations.
3 Declaration of AORs.
3.1 Definition of Approved Programs.
3.2 Reserved Observations Catalog.
4 Modification of AORs.
4.1 Types of Modifications.
4.2 Blackout Period.
5 Targets of Opportunity.
5.1 Classification of Impact
5.2 Activation of AORs.
5.3 Regulation of Observations.
6 Generic Targets.
7 Commissioning of AOTs.
8 Routine Calibrations.
9 Special Calibrations.
10 Use of Parallel Observations.
11 Infeasible or Non-Schedulable Observations.
12 Failed Observations.
13 Data Rights.
14 Publication and Dissemination of Science Results.
Appendix: Acronyms and Abbreviations.
These observing rules pertain to all science observations made with the Spitzer Space Telescope during the warm mission, unless explicitly stated otherwise.