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Asia Africa Europe-1 undersea cable lands in France

Thursday 21 April 2016 | 12:07 CET | News
Oman operator Omantel announced the successful landing of the Asia Africa Europe-1 (AAE-1) cable system in the French city of Marseille. Spanning approximately 25,000km, the AAE-1 submarine cable is one of the first cable systems to connect Hong Kong to Singapore, Africa and Europe, all via Oman. The cable will provide an alternative and low0latency short route between Hong Kong, Singapore and Europe while covering close to 50 percent of the world's population. The AAE-1 landing was made possible through the creation of Omantel France, an Omantel subsidiary.

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Companies: Omantel
Countries: France / Oman
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