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Activity ID: 2986

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UA Network - Sun Related Outages  

Short description

AT&T satellite facilities will experience sun related outages 


Network users at BASC, Bethel, Dillingham, Fort Yukon, Kotzebue and Nome

Status 1

Carrier is realigning Circuits 

Start day

Thursday, 2-21-2013 Time: 12:20 pm 

Recovery day

Sunday, 3-10-2013 Time: 01:00 pm 


Up to forty minutes a day between the dates of 2/21/2013 and 3/10/2013.


Per AT&T:
Please note that AT&T satellite facilities will be
experiencing sun related service degradations as
a result of the alignment of the sun with our
telecommunications satellite and ground
stations.  Beginning February 21, 2013 and
ending March 10, 2013, customers may
experience noise or service interruptions. The
most likely time for these interruptions will be
approximately between 12:20 AKST (21:20)
and 13:00 AKST (22:00 GMT). Different areas
will be affected on different dates and times
during this period.


MLEC 929651
MLEC 646559
MLEC 648586
MLEC 971686
MLEC 800119
MLEC 795721

Affected customers

University of Alaska network users at BASC,
Bethel, Dillingham, Fort Yukon, Kotzebue, and
Nome campuses.

Authorized by

Jarkko Toivanen OIT Network Operations 

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