PDA

View Full Version : Motorola in Japan


Air Randy
03-16-2011, 09:07 PM
Here is the type of activity my teams are supporting in Japan. Were helping to get these mobile cell sites deployed until the permanent site can be re-built.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a2SeovQulc0&feature=player_detailpage

ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF JAPANESE TV VIDEO:

(Intro - 0:00 to 0:09)
Shizukawa junior high school, which is evacuation centre, located in Shizukawa Town, Miyagi prefecture.

(Reporter - 0:10 to 0:14)
A truck from cellular carrier has just arrived.

(0:14 to 0:21)
KDDI, one of the cellular carriers, setup a Motorola mobile base station, which has an antenna on a truck, in this centre.

(0:22 to 0:29)
Victims, who have the au mobile, talked to the family and friends through the mobile and reported that they are survived and are safe,

(0:30 to 0:35)
This family talked with their father, who is in Shimane prefecture, which is 650 miles away, from Miyagi.

(A girl with red cloth 0:36 to 0:41)
Let me put you through my sister.

(A girl with black jacket - 0:43 to 0:58) Hello? Dad...? (Crying)`

(0:59 to 1:15)
Girl: It was so good I finally could talk with my father.

Reporter: How did you feel when you heard your father?

Girl: Dad said he'll come to us for sure...

Reporter: It was good

Girl: It was... really

(A girl with red cloth 1:19)

My sister cried for the first time since the quake.

60wag
03-16-2011, 10:06 PM
That's pretty cool. Giving people some communication amongst the tragedy must help a lot.

RockRunner
03-17-2011, 12:16 AM
That is awesome to see it is always great when people can talk to each other after something like this happens

RedCreeper
03-17-2011, 02:11 AM
Been keeping in touch with my family over there. Like that ATT is offering free texting and calls.