Date/Time Issued:February 09, 2018 1906Z
Product(s) or Data Impacted: SARSAT alert data
Date/Time of Initial Impact: February 09, 2018 1819Z
Date/Time of Expected End:TBD
Length of Outage: TBD
Details/Specifics of Change:Maryland1GEO Ground Station in Suitland, MD stopped sending 406 MHz alert data on February 09, 2018 at 1819Z. The maintenance vendor is investigating this issue.
Impact:Minor-There is no impact on distress alert detection/reporting timeliness due to the redundancy of the SARSAT GEOLUT system.
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Web Site(s) for applicable information: N/A
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