Update #1- Final Update: Alaska 2 Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Ground Station returned to Normal Operations August 12, 2018 at 0701Z. The technician rebooted the location and front processor servers.
Topic: SARSAT Alaska 2Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Ground Station Offline
12, 2018 0755Z
Product(s) or Data Impacted: SARSAT alert data
Date/Time of Initial Impact: August 12, 2018 0518Z
Expected End: August
12, 2018 0701Z
Length of Outage: 1 hour and 43 minutes.
Details/Specifics of Change: Alaska 2 LEO Ground Station, at Andersen Air Force Base,is out of service following two consecutive missed satellite passes. The LUT Vendor is investigating the problem.
Impact:Minor-Dual satellite tracking capability lost. Distress alert detection/reporting may be delayed.
Web Site(s) for applicable information: N/A
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