Update #1 (Final Update): After a warm restart was sent to the LUT, the Florida 3 ground station returned to normal operation. 

Topic:  SARSAT Florida 3 Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Ground Station Offline


Date/Time Issued:  August 15, 2020 2143Z


Product(s) or Data Impacted:  SARSAT alert data


Date/Time of Initial Impact:  August 15, 2020, 1504Z


Date/Time of Expected End:  August 15, 2020 2119Z


Length of Outage:  6 Hours 15 Minutes


Details/Specifics of Change:  The Florida 3 LEO Ground Station in Miami. FL has missed two consecutive passes. The maintenance vendor has been notified.


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


Contact Information for Further Information: USMCC Operationsusmcc@noaa.gov at 


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