Product Anomaly:NOAA-15 AMSU-B Antenna Scan Motor Anomaly, Issued: March 29, 2011 1220 UTC

Topic:NOAA-15 AMSU-B Antenna Scan Motor Anomaly

Date/Time Issued: March 29, 2011 1220 UTC

Product(s) or Data Impacted: All Products Using NOAA-15 AMSU-B Channels 16 and 17.

Date/Time of Initial Impact: March 28, 2011, 2245Z

Date/Time of Expected End: TBD

Length of the Outage: TBD

Details/Specifics of Change: The NOAA-15 AMSU-B antenna scan motor stopped at 2245Z on March 28, 2011. Engineers are investigating the problem and planning to revive the scan motor as soon as possible.

Contact Point for Questions: ESPC Operations at 301-817-3880

Web Site(s) for applicable information: N/A