Update#1: The LUT vendor has isolated the issue to the antenna subsystem, however the issue is not yet resolved. Further investigation and troubleshooting will resume tomorrow.

SARSATGuam2Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Ground Station Offline

Date/Time Issued:September 05, 2018 2243Z

Product(s) or Data Impacted: SARSAT alert data

Date/Time of Initial Impact: September 05, 2018 0811Z

Date/Time of Expected End:TBD

Length of Outage:TBD

Details/Specifics of Change:Guam2 LEO Ground Station, at Andersen Air Force Base,has stopped receiving pass solution data. The LUT Vendor is investigating the problem.

Impact: Minor-Dual satellite tracking capability lost. Distress alert detection/reporting may be delayed.

Contact Information for Further Information:USMCC Operationsusmcc@noaa.govat301-817-4576

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