Topic: M-BSARSAT Alaska 1 and 2 Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Ground Stations Offline

Date/Time Issued: M-B
December 18, 2019 2227Z

Product(s) or Data Impacted: M-B
SARSAT alert data

Date/Time of Initial Impact: M-B
December 18, 2019 2031Z

Date/Time of Expected End:

Length of Outage:

Details/Specifics of Change:
M-BAlaska 1 and 2 M-BLEO Ground Stations in Fairbanks, AK is experiencing an unplanned power outage and is not receiving pass solution data. Medium-Missed pass vulnerability to other Ground Station sites being down significantly increased. Distress alert detection/reporting may be delayed.

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