This is the War Stories Section of
The Broadcast Archive
Barry Mishkind - The Eclectic Engineer
WTC - 9/11/01
As billions of people have come to know, the
World Trade Center disaster was among the greater tragedies suffered by the
action of one group against a nation.
The 19 hijackers who flew two airplanes into the
World Trade Center and the one into the Pentagon truly brought us to a new kind
of world society. A little less safe. A lot of anger.
Instead of reviewing the politics of the
hijackers. The goal of this page is to talk to the broadcast oriented issues.
At this time, we hope to discuss:
1. The site, as it was before the
2. The "improvement" from
the previous site on the Empire State Building.
3. The story of how CBS happened to
have a functioning site on the ESB when the WTC went down.
4. Where the stations went.
5. The plans for restoring service.
6. Suggestions are appreciated for