16, 2007- Virginia Tech Shootings, Blacksburg, VA
First Call UpLinks was called upon to
handle around the clock coverage for NBC News, NewsPath, CBS News,
and CNN. The university campus was turned into a satellite truck
parking lot. In all there were 105 satellite trucks from around
the country reporting on the largest mass murder on a college campus
in U.S. history. The gunman shot and killed 32 people, wounded another
15, then turned the gun on himself.