Status & Plans within CARA
• Austral Summer 1999-2000
– optical tests
– minor repairs
– train winter-overs
– improve documentation
• Austral Winter 2000
– goal: map magnetic field in Galactic nucleus
– operate February 2000 thru May 2000
• 2001 and beyond
– requested supplement to Novak’s NSF CAREER
Award to fund continued operation of SPARO, in
coordination with ACBAR, etc.