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The alert and warning landscape is in an important state of transition; from the current system of radio, television, cable, satellite, and wireline broadcast media-based alerting to a future system that integrates new technologies for a more universal access to alert and warning messages. Future testing of the EAS will assess the effectiveness and reliability of other technologies to achieve the ultimate goal of timely alert and warning to American public in the preservation of life and property.
Originally posted by digitalbluco
I read somewhere about that system being somewhat of a new thing. They didn't even have it during 9/11 so I wouldn't say it's been out for 15 years.
Originally posted by mytheroy
Well 2:00pm est came and went. it scrolled down at the bottom of the screen that it was going to happen....still waiting at least It didn't cut into NCIS lol test FAILedit on 9-11-2011 by mytheroy because: (no reason given)