Topic: SARSAT Alaska 2 Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Ground Station Offline
Date/Time Issued:May 9, 2019 2310Z
Product(s) or Data Impacted: SARSAT alert data
of Initial Impact: May 9,
Date/Time of Expected End:TBD
Length of Outage:TBD
Details/Specifics of Change::Alaska 2 LEO Ground Station inFairbanks, AKis receiving alert data. The LUT vendor is investigating.
Impact:Minor-Dual satellite tracking capability lost. Distress alert detection/reporting timeliness affected.
Information for Further Information:USMCC
Site(s) for applicable information: N/A
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