Topic: NPP not mission pointing
Date/Time Issued: August 3,2021 1407Z
Product(s) or Data Impacted: All NPP Products
Date/Time of Initial Impact: August 3, 2021 12:46:45Z
Date/Time of Expected End: TBD
Length of Outage: TBD
Details/Specifics of Change: With engineering executing a planned re-enabling of the star trackers as part of the Star Catalog loads, NPP has entered a state where it is no longer mission pointing. Engineering has started recovery efforts to restore the spacecraft to a nominal status. All NPP instruments are in safe mode and all science data will be unavailable until further notice.