NOAA Office of Satellite and Product Operations

SATOPS News Report


Monday, September 29, 2014

Customers or users who want to call to ask about problems or report outages can use the following contacts:

– For questions about data quality (noisy data, dropouts, schedules), GOES or POES products, or status of spacecraft can call the SAB Shift Supervisor at 301-683-1400

– To report an outage or document a problem, call the ESPC Operations Crew Lead at 301-457-5218. All LRIT data users are encouraged to report problems to: LRIT@noaa.gov

 

DOY 273



GOES
All GOES operations were nominal over the past 24 hours.
No anomalies affecting product delivery via GVAR or s/c health & safety. For more GOES information please see:
http://www.ospo.noaa.gov/Operations/GOES/index.html


POES
Problems commanding the Fairbanks support for NOAA 19 rev 29073. Received an error message (GEN 1 on FCOMM2 not configured for commanding). All data was received but unable command the support. Fairbanks recycled both of their CMD Generators and commanding problem was corrected.

Controller identified the processor as STOP on AOS for NOAA 18 on rev 48235. Manually played G1B and placed G2B into record as per schedule. G4A failed since never went into Record mode. Event history report shows processor never restarted after stored load was completed.

NOAA 15 on rev 85174 had a No Lock on GAC 3B from Fairbanks. Data was not recoverable.

All other POES operations were nominal over the past 24 hours.
No anomalies affecting product delivery or s/c health & safety.
For more POES information please see:
http://www.ospo.noaa.gov/Operations/POES/index.html


DMSP
On multiple revs for Flt 16 starting at 1602z, displaying a processor error "Bad time tag in Orbit-Mem Std Program." Dumped and Cleared. Engineer notified and investigating.

All other DMSP operations were nominal over the past 24 hours.
No anomalies affecting product delivery or s/c health & safety.
For more DMSP Information please see:
http://ngdc.noaa.gov/eog/dmsp.html


JASON-2
All Jason-2 operations were nominal over the past 24 hours.
No anomalies affecting product delivery or s/c health & safety.


SNPP
All SNPP operations were nominal over the past 24 hours.
No anomalies affecting product delivery or s/c health & safety.
For more SNPP Information please see:
http://npp.gsfc.nasa.gov/


ESPC reported data outages or delays

ESPC Data Lost:
At 1837z, NOAA 15, GAC 3B, rev 85174, was lost due to station unable to lock on data.

At 2314z, NOAA 18, GAC 4A, rev 48235, was lost due to Command table was not restarted after upload to spacecraft. GAC 4A was never put into record.

ESPC Data Delayed:
NTR