Wednesday, August 04, 2010

WWVA-1170 off

WWVA-1170 Wheeling, West Virginia is off the air after all three towers were knocked down by a storm.

5 comments:

Doug Smith said...

Links to a few photos of the downed WWVA towers:

- Aerial photo shot by Dinny Walford from the Ohio Valley Flight Academy.

- WWVA.com story on the tower collapse, including shots of what it looked like before they came down...

- Photo gallery on the WWVA.com website.


At this time (Friday evening) WWVA is reported back on the air, with a temporary antenna and at 5,000 watts.

Doug Smith said...

Tour of WWVA on Scott Fybush's site.

(note that this is a rotating link & may stop working -- or actually, point to something other than WWVA -- in a few days)

Scott said...

Here's a permalink:

http://www.fybush.com/sites/2010/site-100806.html

Doug Smith said...

(thanks Scott!)

Doug Smith said...

(Oh, if I link it this way it'll be clickable...) (wake up, me!)