Topic: SARSAT Alaska 3 Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Ground Station Offline
Date/Time Issued: June 03, 2023 1832Z
Product(s) or Data Impacted: SARSAT alert data
Date/Time of Initial Impact: June 03, 2023 1657Z
Date/Time of Expected End: TBD
Length of Outage: TBD
Details/Specifics of Change: Alaska 3 LEO Ground Station in Fairbanks, AK is not receiving expected pass solution data. The Fairbanks location reported a power outage and the issue is under investigation.
Impact: Medium - Missed pass vulnerability to other ground station sites being down significantly increased. LEOSAR distress alert detection/reporting may be delayed. GEOSAR and MEOSAR are operating nominally.
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