Federal Government's Backup Communications System - SHARESgreenspun.com : LUSENET : TimeBomb 2000 (Y2000) : One Thread
-- hiding in plain (sight@edge. of no-where), December 04, 1999
SHARES Exercise 99-3 was conducted Monday, October 25, 1999. A SHARES Transportable Auxiliary Radio (STAR) unit deployed to Atlanta, GA, to co-locate with an AT&T Network Disaster Recovery Exercise. The exercise was the final exercise scheduled prior to the December 26 SCN Level 2 Change supporting the Y2K rollover
This was definitley not in plain sight, I have never heard of SHARES?
Very Intersting Finds - Hiding
-- (email@example.com), December 04, 1999.
I believe Worldnetdaily covered it this spring.
-- Ron Schwarz (firstname.lastname@example.org), December 04, 1999.
Fascinating find hip!!! I'm not sure what the WND story referenced, but this doc has some current dates so anyone curious--take a look:-)
-- Hokie (email@example.com), December 04, 1999.
---also be aware that georgia power has approximately 2 dozen completely mobile com units with towers to supplement their already existing LINC fm/cell system. I imagine they will be the last quasi official radio network to go down. HAMS will be last, once the emergency EO restrictions and confiscations begin
steenking papers come home to roost eventualy, they did it in ww2 zog
-- zog (firstname.lastname@example.org), December 04, 1999.
who needs to use radio frequencies to communicate when you can use OTHER means of wireless, long-distance communication? some kinds of accoustic frequencies can travel far in solid rock, miles below the earth's surface...that could be a good way to evade those pesky EMPs and hacker attacks...the speed of sound is faster in a solid medium than in air, you know...
-- kibbles'n'bits (email@example.com), December 04, 1999.