Last Week's Canadian Fiber Cut

Rod Beck rod.beck at
Tue Aug 15 20:37:41 UTC 2017

Well Hibernia had those routes. I thought it would have been the 360 terrestrial cable and Hibernia's underwater cable from Halifax to their Boston landing station.

From: NANOG <nanog-bounces at> on behalf of Clinton Work <clinton at>
Sent: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 10:07 PM
To: nanog at
Subject: Re: Last Week's Canadian Fiber Cut

I can't speak for the Bell Aliant network, but I'm only aware of two
diverse fiber routes out of Halifax, Nova Scotia.   Halifax -> New
Brunswick -> Quebec City is the Canadian route and Halifax -> Boston is
the diverse route.

On Tue, Aug 15, 2017, at 01:52 PM, Jared Mauch wrote:
> Perhaps some transatlantic fallback?  It looks like the only cable out
> there is the Greenland one.. guessing that’s not very competitive?  It
> only gets you to Iceland it seems.

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