I live in Cairns
And saw Lodbrog steaming out of port a bit after 3 pm yesterday. Can provide photos.
Once again, it seems, submarine cables around Asia are in trouble. The first report The Register is aware of came out of cloud provider Linode, which has posted a network status statement that goes like this. On February 29, several undersea cables in the Asia Pacific region experienced major fiber cuts. These undersea …
I can;t wait until they start deploying those laser-based comms satellites. We really need a second method of getting data across the water, the massive cables are fine for the bulk of it, but a backup in case something like this happens, is really needed.