Update #1: After a review of the Hawaii 2 LEO ground station, the LUT vendor informed the Ground Station was rebooted and operations returned to normal.

SARSAT Hawaii 2 Earth Orbit (LEO) Ground Station Offline

Date/Time Issued: September 13, 2018 0850Z

Product(s) or Data Impacted: SARSAT alert data

Date/Time of Initial Impact: September 13, 2018 0534Z

Date/Time of Expected End: September 13, 2018 0817Z

Length of Outage: 2 hours, 43 minutes

Details/Specifics of Change: Hawaii 2 LEO Ground Station in Wahiawa, HI has missed two consecutive missed passes. The maintenance vendor is investigating this issue.

Impact: Minor-Dual satellite tracking capability lost. Distress alert detection/reporting may be delayed.

Contact Information for Further Information: USMCC Operations usmcc@noaa.gov at 301-817-4576

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

This message was sent by ESPC.Notification@noaa.gov. You have been sent this and other notifications because you have opted in to receive it. If for any reason, you wish to unsubscribe, please contact ESPC Help Desk at ESPCOperations@noaa.gov or (301) 817-3880. Please note: it may take up to two business days to process your unsubscribe request.