Topic:M-B SARSAT Alaska 1 and 2 Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Ground Stations Offline
Date/Time Issued:M-BDecember 23, 2019 1415Z
Product(s) or Data Impacted:M-B SARSAT alert data
Date/Time of Initial Impact:M-BDecember 22, 2019 1407Z
Date/Time of Expected End:M-BM-BTBD
Length of Outage:M-BM-BTBD
Details/Specifics of Change:M-BAlaska 1 and 2 M-BLEO Ground Stations in Fairbanks, AK did not recover after a planned power outage at the FCDAS. The maintenanceM-Bvendor has dispatched a technician.M-B
Impact:M-B Medium - Missed pass vulnerability to other Ground Station sites being down significantly increased. Distress alert detection/reporting may be delayed.
Web Site(s) for applicable information:M-BN/A
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