Topic: SARSAT Alaska 2 Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Ground Station Offline
Date/Time Issued: July 09, 2018 0840Z
Product(s) or Data Impacted: SARSAT alert data
Date/Time of Initial Impact:
July 09, 2018 0708Z
Date/Time of Expected End: TBD
Length of Outage: TBD
Details/Specifics of Change: Alaska 2 LEO Ground Station in Fairbanks, AK is out of service following two consecutive missed satellite passes. The LUT Vendor is investigating the problem.
Impact: Minor-Dual satellite
tracking capability lost for northernmost Ground Station.
Distress alert detection/reporting timeliness affected.
Web Site(s) for applicable information: N/A