Update#1-Final Update: The LUT Vendor stated there was a communication error with the antenna which caused the initial missed pass.When the controller sent a cold reboot at 6:45, the FP server took longer to reboot than the LP server causing the collector alarms. Once the FP finished its reboot sequence, AK1 successfully tracked S11 orbit 67589 (LOS 07:11).

Topic: SARSAT Alaska 1 LEO Ground Station- Offline

Date/Time Issued:October 29, 2019 1005Z

Product(s) or Data Impacted: SARSAT alert data

Date/Time of Initial Impact: October 29, 2019 0623Z

Date/Time of Expected End: October 29, 2019 0700Z

Length of Outage: 37 minutes

Details/Specifics of Change: AK1 LEO Ground Station in Fairbanks, Alaska is not receiving pass solution data. The LUT vendor is investigating.

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

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