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FCC allocates USD 9.2 bln for rural broadband, including USD 886 million to SpaceX

Tuesday 8 December 2020 | 09:34 CET | News
The FCC has awarded USD 9.2 billion to companies who took part in an auction to bring broadband internet to rural areas in the US. A total of 180 bidders won auction support, to be distributed over the coming ten years. The goal is bring broadband with speeds of at least 100/20 Mbps to the areas.

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Companies: Altice USA / Atlantic Broadband / CenturyLink / Cincinnati Bell / Consolidated Communications / Cox Communications / FCC / Hawaii Dialogix Telecom / Hughes / Hughes Network Systems / SpaceX / Starlink
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