Topic: SARSAT Alaska 2Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Ground Station Offline
Date/Time Issued:August 6, 2018 0210Z
Product(s) or Data Impacted: SARSAT alert data
Date/Time of Initial Impact:August 6, 2018 0048Z
Length of Outage:TBD
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.
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