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GPS CONSTELLATION STATUS FOR 03/02/2015

Plane Slot SVN PRN Block-Type Clock Outage Date Nanu-Type Nanu-Subject
A 1 65 24 IIF CS
A 2 52 31 IIR-M RB
A 3 64 30 IIF RB
A 4 48 7 IIR-M RB
A 6 8 CS
B 1 56 16 IIR RB
B 2 62 25 IIF RB
B 3 44 28 IIR RB
B 4 58 12 IIR-M RB
B 6 69 3 IIF RB
C 1 57 29 IIR-M RB
C 2 66 27 IIF RB
C 3 59 19 IIR RB
C 4 53 17 IIR-M RB
D 1 61 2 IIR RB
D 2 63 1 IIF RB
D 3 45 21 IIR RB
D 4 67 6 IIF RB
D 5 46 11 IIR RB
D 6 34 4 IIA RB
E 1 51 20 IIR RB
E 2 47 22 IIR RB
E 3 50 5 IIR-M RB
E 4 54 18 IIR RB
E 5 23 32 IIA RB
E 6 40 10 IIA CS
F 1 41 14 IIR RB 05 MAR 2015 FCSTDV 2015013 - SVN41 (PRN14) FORECAST OUTAGE JDAY 064/1500 - JDAY 065/0300
F 2 55 15 IIR-M RB
F 3 68 9 IIF RB
F 4 60 23 IIR RB
F 5 26 26 IIA CS 05 JAN 2015 UNUSUFN 2015004 - SVN26 (PRN26) UNUSABLE JDAY 005/1750 - UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
DECOM 2015005 - SVN26 (PRN26) DECOMMISSIONING JDAY 006/2200
F 6 43 13 IIR RB
GENERAL INFORMATION NANUs
2014038

NOTICE ADVISORY TO NAVSTAR USERS (NANU) 2014038 NANU TYPE: GENERAL
*** GENERAL MESSAGE TO ALL GPS USERS ***
THE PURPOSE OF THIS NOTIFICATION IS TO INFORM USERS OF AN UPCOMING EVENT RELATED TO THE GPS SATELLITE CONSTELLATION. AIR FORCE SPACE COMMAND WILL BE IMPLEMENTING CNAV MESSAGES ON THE GPS L2C AND L5 SIGNALS BEGINNING J118/1430Z WITH UPDATES FROM THE CONTROL SEGMENT APPROXIMATELY TWICE PER WEEK. THE MESSAGE POPULATED SIGNAL CONTENT WILL INCLUDE BROADCAST MESSAGE TYPES (MT) 10, 11, 12, 30, AND 33. THERE ARE NO PLANNED GPS SATELLITE OUTAGES OR DEGRADATIONS FOR THIS ACTIVITY. L2C AND L5 CNAV MESSAGES SHOULD BE TRANSPARENT TO GPS RECEIVERS THAT DO NOT PROCESS L2C OR L5 CNAV MESSAGES. THESE POPULATED SIGNALS ARE INTENDED TO FACILITATE USER FAMILIARIZATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF COMPATIBLE USER EQUIPMENT.

NOTE: UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, THE L2C AND L5 SIGNALS ARE CONSIDERED PRE-OPERATIONAL. A PRE-OPERATIONAL SIGNAL MEANS THE AVAILABILITY AND OTHER CHARACTERISTICS OF THE BROADCAST SIGNAL MAY NOT COMPLY WITH ALL REQUIREMENTS OF THE RELEVANT INTERFACE SPECIFICATIONS AND SHOULD BE EMPLOYED AT THE USERS? OWN RISK. THEREFORE THESE SIGNALS SHOULD NOT BE USED FOR SAFETY-OF-LIFE OR OTHER CRITICAL PURPOSES. ANY MILITARY OR CIVIL USERS WHO ENCOUNTER USER EQUIPMENT PROBLEMS FOLLOWING MESSAGE POPULATION OF THE L2C AND L5 SIGNALS SHOULD CONTACT THE APPLICABLE POCS IDENTIFIED BELOW AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. AVIATION USERS SHOULD FILE REPORTS CONSISTENT WITH FAA-APPROVED PROCEDURES.
*** GENERAL MESSAGE TO ALL GPS USERS ***

POC: CIVILIAN - NAVCEN AT 703-313-5900, HTTP://WWW.NAVCEN.USCG.GOV
MILITARY - GPS OPERATIONS CENTER AT HTTPS://GPS.AFSPC.AF.MIL/GPSOC, DSN 560-2541,
COMM 719-567-2541, GPSOPERATIONSCENTER@US.AF.MIL, HTTPS://GPS.AFSPC.AF.MIL
MILITARY ALTERNATE - JOINT SPACE OPERATIONS CENTER, DSN 276-3514,
COMM 805-606-3514, JSPOCCOMBATOPS@VANDENBERG.AF.MIL

2014039

NOTICE ADVISORY TO NAVSTAR USERS (NANU) 2014039 NANU TYPE: GENERAL
*** GENERAL MESSAGE TO ALL GPS USERS ***
REFERENCE NANU 2014038. UPDATE:


THE PURPOSE OF THIS NOTIFICATION IS TO INFORM USERS THAT THE CNAV MESSAGES ON THE GPS L2C AND L5 SIGNALS BEGINNING ON APPROXIMATELY J118/1430Z, WILL INCLUDE BROADCAST MESSAGE TYPES (MT) 10, 11, 30, AND 33, BUT WILL EXCLUDE BROADCAST MT 12.


ADDITIONALLY, THE CNAV MESSAGE HEALTH BITS WILL INDICATE THAT THE L1 AND L2 SIGNALS ARE HEALTHY, BUT THAT THE L5 SIGNAL IS UNHEALTHY. THE CNAV MESSAGE HEALTH BITS MAY FUNCTION INDEPENDENTLY FROM THE LEGACY MESSAGE HEALTH BITS AND SHOULD NOT BE CONSIDERED RELIABLE INDICATORS OF SIGNAL QUALITY OR PERFORMANCE DURING PRE-OPERATIONAL USE.


REMINDER: UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, THE L2C AND L5 SIGNALS ARE CONSIDERED PRE-OPERATIONAL. A PRE-OPERATIONAL SIGNAL MEANS THE AVAILABILITY AND OTHER CHARACTERISTICS OF THE BROADCAST SIGNAL MAY NOT COMPLY WITH ALL REQUIREMENTS OF THE RELEVANT INTERFACE SPECIFICATIONS AND SHOULD BE EMPLOYED AT THE USERS? OWN RISK. THEREFORE THESE SIGNALS SHOULD NOT BE USED FOR SAFETY-OF-LIFE OR OTHER CRITICAL PURPOSES. ANY MILITARY OR CIVIL USERS WHO ENCOUNTER USER EQUIPMENT PROBLEMS FOLLOWING MESSAGE POPULATION OF THE L2C AND L5 SIGNALS SHOULD CONTACT THE APPLICABLE POCS IDENTIFIED BELOW AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. AVIATION USERS SHOULD FILE REPORTS CONSISTENT WITH FAA-APPROVED PROCEDURES.
*** GENERAL MESSAGE TO ALL GPS USERS ***

POC: CIVILIAN - NAVCEN AT 703-313-5900, HTTP://WWW.NAVCEN.USCG.GOV
MILITARY - GPS OPERATIONS CENTER AT HTTPS://GPS.AFSPC.AF.MIL/GPSOC, DSN 560-2541,
COMM 719-567-2541, GPSOPERATIONSCENTER@US.AF.MIL, HTTPS://GPS.AFSPC.AF.MIL
MILITARY ALTERNATE - JOINT SPACE OPERATIONS CENTER, DSN 276-3514,
COMM 805-606-3514, JSPOCCOMBATOPS@VANDENBERG.AF.MIL

2015003

NOTICE ADVISORY TO NAVSTAR USERS (NANU) 2015003 NANU TYPE: GENERAL
*** GENERAL MESSAGE TO ALL GPS USERS ***
ON 07 JAN 2015, AFTER 2200Z, GPS WILL TRANSITION SVN38 (PRN08) INTO THE BROADCAST ALMANAC FOR ALL SATELLITES. THE ALMANAC TRANSITION, ONE SATELLITE AT A TIME, WILL REQUIRE APPROXIMATELY 24 HOURS TO COMPLETE. BEFORE, DURING AND AFTER TRANSITION SVN38 (PRN08) WILL REMAIN UNUSABLE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. FUTURE NANUS WILL NOTIFY USERS OF ANY CHANGES TO THE ABOVE STATED STATUS.
*** GENERAL MESSAGE TO ALL GPS USERS ***

POC: CIVILIAN - NAVCEN AT 703-313-5900, HTTP://WWW.NAVCEN.USCG.GOV
MILITARY - GPS OPERATIONS CENTER AT HTTPS://GPS.AFSPC.AF.MIL/GPSOC, DSN 560-2541,
COMM 719-567-2541, GPSOPERATIONSCENTER@US.AF.MIL, HTTPS://GPS.AFSPC.AF.MIL
MILITARY ALTERNATE - JOINT SPACE OPERATIONS CENTER, DSN 276-3514,
COMM 805-606-3514, JSPOCCOMBATOPS@VANDENBERG.AF.MIL

2015007

NOTICE ADVISORY TO NAVSTAR USERS (NANU) 2015007 NANU TYPE: GENERAL
*** GENERAL MESSAGE TO ALL GPS USERS ***
ON APPROXIMATELY 05 FEB 2015 SVN32 WILL RESUME TRANSMITTING L-BAND UTILIZING PRN26. AT L-BAND ACTIVATION, SVN32/PRN26 WILL BE UNUSABLE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. ADDITIONALLY, NO BROADCAST ALMANACS WILL INCLUDE SVN32/PRN26 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
*** GENERAL MESSAGE TO ALL GPS USERS ***

POC: CIVILIAN - NAVCEN AT 703-313-5900, HTTP://WWW.NAVCEN.USCG.GOV
MILITARY - GPS OPERATIONS CENTER AT HTTPS://GPS.AFSPC.AF.MIL/GPSOC, DSN 560-2541,
COMM 719-567-2541, GPSOPERATIONSCENTER@US.AF.MIL, HTTPS://GPS.AFSPC.AF.MIL
MILITARY ALTERNATE - JOINT SPACE OPERATIONS CENTER, DSN 276-3514,
COMM 805-606-3514, JSPOCCOMBATOPS@VANDENBERG.AF.MIL

2015010

NOTICE ADVISORY TO NAVSTAR USERS (NANU) 2015010 NANU TYPE: GENERAL
*** GENERAL MESSAGE TO ALL GPS USERS ***
ON APPROXIMATELY 26 FEB 2015 SVN27 WILL RESUME TRANSMITTING L-BAND UTILIZING PRN26. AT L-BAND ACTIVATION, SVN27/PRN26 WILL BE UNUSABLE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. ADDITIONALLY, NO BROADCAST ALMANACS WILL INCLUDE SVN27/PRN26. FUTURE NANUS WILL INFORM USERS OF ANY CHANGES TO THE ABOVE-STATED STATUS.
*** GENERAL MESSAGE TO ALL GPS USERS ***

POC: CIVILIAN - NAVCEN AT 703-313-5900, HTTP://WWW.NAVCEN.USCG.GOV
MILITARY - GPS OPERATIONS CENTER AT HTTPS://GPS.AFSPC.AF.MIL/GPSOC, DSN 560-2541,
COMM 719-567-2541, GPSOPERATIONSCENTER@US.AF.MIL, HTTPS://GPS.AFSPC.AF.MIL
MILITARY ALTERNATE - JOINT SPACE OPERATIONS CENTER, DSN 276-3514,
COMM 805-606-3514, JSPOCCOMBATOPS@VANDENBERG.AF.MIL



GPS Expandable Slot Designations
B D F
B5=B1F D5=D2F F5=F2F
B1-B1A D2=D2A F2=F2A