Rush to Fix Quake-Damaged Undersea Cables

Masato YAMANISHI myamanis at japan-telecom.com
Mon Mar 14 11:15:41 CDT 2011


Hi Marshall and all,

> About half of the existing cables running across the Pacific 
> are damaged ...
> 
> It that realistic ? That seems like much more damage than 
> anything I have heard or seen.

Yes, it's definetely true.

Rgs,
Masato 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Marshall Eubanks [mailto:tme at americafree.tv] 
> Sent: Monday, March 14, 2011 8:54 AM
> To: NANOG list
> Subject: Rush to Fix Quake-Damaged Undersea Cables
> 
> In this WSJ article
> 
> http://online.wsj.com/article/SB100014240527487048936045761999
> 52421569210.html
> 
> or
> 
> http://on.wsj.com/gaPk8V 
> 
> This caught my eye :
> 
> About half of the existing cables running across the Pacific 
> are damaged ...
> 
> It that realistic ? That seems like much more damage than 
> anything I have heard or seen.
> 
> Regards
> Marshall 
> 
> 
> 





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