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Swarm Alpha on-board anomaly on 12 February 2023

16 Feb 2023

Due to an issue registered on-board of Swarm Alpha, all the payload instruments were switched off on 12 February 2023 at 03:43.

Thanks to the effort of the Space Segment Team, the instruments have been safely returned to nominal operations between 12 February 19:48 and 14 February 07:56.

Due to the nature of the issue, L1B and L2Cat-2 data production is affected and cannot be recovered.



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