Update #1: The LUT Vendor rebooted both Location Processor
(LP) and Front Processor (FP), and operations returned to normal.
Topic: SARSAT Alaska 2 Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Ground Station
Date/Time Issued: October 3, 2019 0925Z
Product(s) or Data Impacted: SARSAT alert data
Date/Time of Initial Impact: October 3, 2019 0711Z
Date/Time of Expected End: October 3, 2019 0904Z
Length of Outage: 1 Hour and 53 minutes
Details/Specifics of Change: Alaska 2 LEO Ground Station in
Fairbanks, AK is offline. Alaska 2 has sustained two consecutive
missed passes. The maintenance contractor has been notified and is
working on a solution.
Impact: Minor-Dual satellite tracking capability lost for
northernmost Ground Station. Distress alert detection/reporting may
Contact Information for Further Information: USMCC Operations
firstname.lastname@example.org 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.govor
(301) 817-3880. Please note: it may take up to two business days to
process your unsubscribe request.