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FB, Google, TE, PLDC to build undersea cable from HK to LA

Thursday 13 October 2016 | 09:58 CET | News
Facebook, Google, TE Connectivity's TE SubCom, and PLDC (Pacific Light Data Communication) have announced plans to co-build the Pacific Light Cable Network (PLCN), a 12,800 km transpacific submarine cable system that will provide the first direct undersea route between Hong Kong and Los Angeles, California with ultra-high capacity transmission. The route is expected to commercially launch in the summer of 2018.

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Companies: Facebook / Google / Google / TE Connectivity / TE SubCom
Countries: World
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