Utility Planet is the official blog for the column of the same name in The Spectrum Monitor. It replaces Utility World in the discontinued Monitoring Times magazine. Utilities are all VLF/LF/MF/HF (and sometimes low-band VHF) radio communications except broadcasting, CB, and non-emergency amateur. If you understood the last sentence, you know enough to read this blog.
Thursday, September 14, 2017
WRMI takes Irma hit
WRMI, from the huge Okeechobee site in Florida, suffered damage from hurricane Irma. At last word, all transmitters were off the air, Internet was down, and two towers had collapsed.
It is not known whether Shortwave Radiogram will air this weekend. Watch this space.