Topic: SARSATGuam1Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Ground Station Offline
Date/Time Issued:August 3, 2018 1005Z
Product(s) or Data Impacted: SARSAT alert data
Date/Time of Initial Impact: August 3, 0835Z
Date/Time of Expected
Length of Outage:TBD
Details/Specifics of Change:Guam1 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.
for Further Information:USMCC Operationsusmcc@noaa.govat3
Web Site(s) for applicable information: N/A