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Re: OUTAGE: train derailment in Atlanta, fiber cut
- From: James B. Slayden Jr.
- Date: Fri Sep 11 10:38:17 1998
Buckhead a small (yuppy) burb of Altanta, Ga.
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> Worldcom told me more than 800 DS3 are affected on their part. It's a
> train derailment between Buckhead (?), Georgia and Social Circle, Georgia.
> other carriers are affected too.
> On Fri, 11 Sep 1998, Dave Rand wrote:
> > [In the message entitled "OUTAGE: train derailment in Atlanta, fiber cut" on Sep 11, 5:47, Sean Donelan writes:]
> > > Today is off to a great start.
> > >
> > > A train derailed outside of Atlanta cutting several fiber cables
> > > affecting service in the southeast.
> > MFS has a total of 613 DS3's down at this time - no ETR. No word on
> > how many other carriers are affected. Outage began at 02:15 PDT,
> > roughly.
> > Looks like self-healing SONET, isn't. :-(
> Just wait for the self-healing teams to finish their work :-)))
> - Martin Winter
> Exodus Communications