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Hughes extends satellite broadband service to Chile

Monday 29 April 2019 | 16:15 CET | News
Hughes Network Systems (Hughes), an EchoStar company, has announced the availability of its HughesNet satellite-based broadband service in Chile, its fifth Latin America market following launches in Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru. Operating over the Hughes 63 West High-Throughput Satellite (HTS) payload, the service already reaches more than 98 percent of homes throughout Chile, including areas unserved or underserved by terrestrial providers. 

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: EchoStar / Hughes Network Systems
Countries: Chile
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