Topic:  SARSAT Alaska 3 and 4 Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Ground Stations Offline
Date/Time Issued:  January 16, 2021 1942Z
Product(s) or Data Impacted: SARSAT alert data
Date/Time of Initial Impact:    January 16, 2021 1811Z
Date/Time of Expected End:  TBD
Length of Outage: TBD
Details/Specifics of Change: The Alaska 3 and 4 (AK3/4) LEO Ground Stations located in Fairbanks, AK have missed two consecutive passes. The maintenance vendor has been notified.
Impact: Medium-Missed pass vulnerability to other Ground Station sites being down significantly increased. Distress alert detection/reporting may be delayed.
Contact Information for Further Information:USMCC Operations at  301-817-4576
Web Site(s) for applicable information: N/A  
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