SPECIAL MESSAGE: GOES-13 (GOES-East)
GOES-13 imaging and sounding operations suspended. Recovery efforts for GOES-13 continue and the spacecraft health and safety are nominal. GOES-14 is being activated. More information: http://www.ssd.noaa.gov/PS/SATS/messages.html.
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