Update#1 -Final Update: The LUT Vendor has been contacted and will resolve this issue on the next business day.

Topic: SARSAT Hawaii 2 Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Ground Station Offline

Date/Time Issued:October 12, 2019 2340Z

Product(s) or Data Impacted: SARSAT alert data

Date/Time of Initial Impact: October 12, 2019 2020Z

Date/Time of Expected End: October 15, 2019 0000Z

Length of Outage: 2 days, 3 hours, 40 minutes

Details/Specifics of Change::Hawaii 2 LEO Ground Station inHonolulu, HI is offline.Hawaii 2 has sustained three consecutive missed passes. The maintenance contractor has been notified and is working on a solution.

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

Contact Information for Further Information:USMCC Operationsusmcc@noaa.govat


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