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ADMNES
SUBJECT: ADMINISTRATIVE: EUMETSAT WEEKLY OPERATIONS SCHEDULE  ISSUED:
*TOPIC: *EUMETSAT WEEKLY OPERATIONS SCHEDULE

*DATE/TIME ISSUED**:*JULY  28, 2014  1515  UTC*
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*PRODUCT(S) OR DATA IMPACTED:*SEE LIST BELOW.

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*DATE/TIME OF INITIAL IMPACT:* JULY  28, 2014  13:47:18 UTC (FROM
THEEUMETSAT WEEKLY OPERATIONS SCHEDULE MESSAGE)

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*DATE/TIME OF EXPECTED END:***SEE TABLE IN DETAIL FOR ON AND OFF SWITCH
TIME******

*LENGTH OF OUTAGE:*N/A*
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*DETAILS/SPECIFICS OF CHANGE:*

WEEKLY OPERATIONS SCHEDULE

ISSUED ON 28/07/14 AT 13:47:18

SEQ NR: 2

PLANNED ACTIVITIES FOR WEEK 30/2014:

GENERIC SERVICE INFORMATION
THE EUMETCAST EUROPE SERVICE WILL BE UPGRADED FROM DVB-S TO THE DVB-S2
STANDARD IN AUGUST 2014.
FOR DETAILED INFORMATION, PLEASE
SEE:HTTP://WWW.EUMETSAT.INT/WEBSITE/HOME/TECHNICALBULLETINS/EUMETCAST/DAT_2082113.HTML


METEOSAT IODC
01 AUGUST - 30 SEPTEMBER
MET-7 ECLIPSE SEASON. SLOT 37 TO 43 MAY BE NOT AVAILABLE


METEOSAT RSS
29 JULY 2014  09:00 UTC - 31 JULY 2014 09:00 UTC
MONTHLY RSS INTERRUPTION
METEOSAT-9 RAPID SCANNING SERVICE (RSS) WILL BE SUSPENDED FOR SCHEDULED
FULL EARTH SCANNING AND GROUND SEGMENT MAINTENANCE.
METEOSAT-8 RSS IMAGE DATA, RECTIFIED TO 9.5 DEG E, REPLACES THE
METEOSAT-9 SERVICE. THE RSS METEOROLOGICAL PRODUCT SERVICE IS NOT
AVAILABLE DURING THIS TIMEFRAME.
AN OUTAGE OF 15 MINUTES (OR SLIGHTLY MORE) CAN BE EXPECTED WHEN
SWITCHING TO AND FROM METEOSAT-8.


METOP, S-NPP AND NOAA GLOBAL DATA SERVICE

28 JULY 2014 05:12 - 09:12 UTC
METOP-A - IASI EXTERNAL CALIBRATION
IASI GDS LEVEL 1C AND LEVEL 2 PRODUCTS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE.


28 JULY 2014  15:05 - 15:11 UTC
METOP-B - ASCAT GAIN COMPRESSION
A SHORT OUTAGE OF ALL ASCAT PRODUCTS CAN BE EXPECTED.

30 JULY 2014 18:28 - 18:54 UTC
30 JULY 2014 21:54 - 22:19 UTC (BACKUP MANOEUVRE TIME)     *****
UPDATE *****
S-NPP ? INCLINATION ADJUSTMENT MANOEUVRE (IAM)
THIS MAY CAUSE ATMS AND CRIS DATA TO BE UNAVAILABLE OR DEGRADED.
THIS IAM WILL BE THE FIRST OF A SERIES OF INCLINATION MANOEUVRES
WHICH WILL BE NOTIFIED IN DUE TIME.


03 AUGUST 2014
18:55 - 19:55 UTC (METOP-A)
19:45 - 21:26 UTC (METOP-B)
GOME-2 MONTHLY MEASUREMENTS OF GOME-2 POLARISATION (PMD) DATA IN RAW
READOUT MODE (PMDRAW).
NEAR REAL-TIME PRODUCTS FROM O3M SAF (L2 NTO) WILL BE AFFECTED (SEE
SAF PRODUCTS BELOW).


SAF PRODUCTS

03 AUGUST 2014   18:55 - 19:55 UTC (METOP-A)
     19:45 - 21:26 UTC (METOP-B)
GOME-2 OPERATIONS (SEE ABOVE),
O3M SAF NEAR REAL TIME TOTAL COLUMN PRODUCTS (TOTAL COLUMN OZONE,
THE TOTAL COLUMN NO2, AND THE TROPOSPHERIC NO2) WILL BE UNAVAILABLE.



FUTURE EVENTS

GENERIC SERVICE INFORMATION
17 SEPTEMBER 2014
EUMETCAST USER FORUM AT EUMETSAT, DARMSTADT, GERMANY.
USERS AND RECEPTION EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURERS ARE INVITED TO PARTICIPATE
IN THIS EVENT.
DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: 28 AUGUST 2014.
FOR MORE DETAILS,
SEE:HTTP://WWW.EUMETSAT.INT/WEBSITE/HOME/TECHNICALBULLETINS/EUMETCAST/DAT_2266023.HTML


METOP, S-NPP AND NOAA GLOBAL DATA SERVICE
12 AUGUST 2014 12:30 - 19:30 UTC
13 AUGUST 2014 12:30 - 19:30 UTC (BACKUP)
S-NPP - ENVIRONMENTAL SATELLITE PROCESSING CENTRE (ESPC) QUARTERLY
EXERCISE.
ESPC WILL FAILOVER TO THE CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE PROTECTION (CIP)
SITE. DURING THIS TIME, ATMS AND CRIS DATA FROM S-NPP WILL NOT BE
AVAILABLE VIA EUMETCAST AND THE GTS. DATA WILL BE AVAILABLE FROM THE
NOAA CLASS ARCHIVE (WWW.CLASS.NOAA.GOV/).



INFORMATION:
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT THE EUMETSAT USER SERVICES
HELPDESK
TEL: +49 6151 807 366
FAX: +49 6151 807 379
EMAIL:OPS@EUMETSAT.INT
WWW.EUMETSAT.INT









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