Topic:SARSAT Outage/Anomaly:Maryland2Geostationary (GEO) Ground
Date/Time Issued:June 28, 2019 2307Z
Product(s) or Data Impacted: SARSAT alert data
Date/Time of Initial Impact: June 28,
Date/Time of Expected End:TBD
Length of Outage: TBD
Details/Specifics of Change:Maryland 2 GEO Ground Station in
Suitland, MD stopped receiving alert data at 2201Z.. The
maintenance vendor has been contacted and is currently
investigating the issue.
Impact: Minor-There is no impact on distress alert detection/reporting timeliness due the redundancy of the SARSAT GEOLUT system.
Web Site(s) for applicable information: N/A