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Brazil satellite ground stations ready for Internet for All program

Friday 24 August 2018 | 17:46 CET | News
The Minister of Science, Technology, Innovation and Communications, Gilberto Kassab, has announced that the ground stations of the Geostationary Satellite of Defense and Strategic Communications (SGDC) are ready to bring broadband internet via satellite to the whole country. The goal is to install 20 antennas per day in the most remote places of Brazil. The five stations are already operational, available to the satellite and by the end of September, all equipment will already be installed to enhance the connection of satellite internet.

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