Update #1 - Final Update: The LUT Vendor discovered an issue with the Elevation Motor. The services were restarted and operations have returned to nominal status.


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

Date/Time Issued:   May 18, 2023 1412Z

Product(s) or Data Impacted:  SARSAT alert data

Date/Time of Initial Impact:   May 16, 2023 0215Z

Date/Time of Expected End:  May 18, 2023 1345Z

Length of Outage:  39 Hours

Details/Specifics of Change:  Guam 3 LEO Ground Station in Guam is not sending pass solution data. The maintenance vendor is investigating this issue.

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

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