Update#1-Final Update:After a review of the Florida 1 (3663) LEO ground station, the LUT vendor informed the Ground Station has been manually rebooted, and operations returned to normal.

Topic: SARSATFlorida 1 Earth Orbit (LEO) Ground Station Offline

Date/Time Issued:September 10, 2018 1420Z

Product(s) or Data Impacted: SARSAT alert data

Date/Time of Initial Impact: September 10, 2018 0413Z

Date/Time of Expected End: September 10, 2018 1207Z

Length of Outage: 4 hours 13 minutes

Details/Specifics of Change:Florida 1 LEO Ground Station in Miami, FL is out of service following two consecutive missed satellite passes. The LUT Vendor is investigating this issue.

Impact:Minor-Dual satellite tracking capability lost. Distress alert detection/reporting timeliness affected.

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

Web Site(s) for applicable information:N/A

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