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communications blackout
A cessation of communications or communications capability caused by a lack of power to a communications facility or equipment. 2. A total lack of communications capability caused by propagation anomalies, e.g., those present during strong auroral activity or during the re-entry of a spacecraft into the Earth's atmosphere.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 
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