NTS Sale shuts down

Looks like NTS Sale (18.6 kHz, Woodside, Australia) is no longer! According to these two articles the station officially closed at the end of 2008:

Omega tower shuts down
Curtain draws on Cold War icon

"At the time the Omega system closed down the Defence Department bought the Woodside site and converted it into a long-range high-powered radio transmitter for submarines. The Tower has been operating in that capacity ever since, but its role has been superseded by more sophisticated technology."

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