Update #1 - Final Update – After the local support staff reset the circuit breaker several times, the Hawaii Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) Ground Station's antennas are now fully operational.
Topic: SARSAT Hawaii Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) Ground Station Antenna Outage
Date/Time Issued: August 04, 2023 2250Z
Product(s) or Data Impacted: SARSAT alert data
Date/Time of Initial Impact: August 04, 2023 0906Z
Date/Time of Expected End: August 04, 2023 2012Z
Length of Outage: 12 hours and 59 minutes.
Details/Specifics of Change: Hawaii MEO antenna data stopped flowing to the USMCC. However, the HI-MEOLUT is still making solutions with FL-MEO networked data. The maintenance vendor is investigating this issue.
Impact: Medium - Western Pacifica Search and Rescue region’s MEOSAR distress detection/reporting is delayed. GEOSAR are nominal.
Contact Information for Further Information: USMCC Operations firstname.lastname@example.org at 301-817-4576
Web Site(s) for applicable information: N/A
This message was sent by ESPC.Notification@noaa.gov. You have been sent this and other notifications because you have opted in to receive it. If for any reason, you wish to unsubscribe, please contact ESPC Help Desk at ESPCOperations@noaa.gov or (301) 817-3880. Please note: it may take up to two business days to process your unsubscribe request.