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Over 95% of Puerto Rico's base stations out of order - FCC

Friday 22 September 2017 | 14:33 CET | News
Over 95 percent of Puerto Rico's mobile base stations are currently out of service due to the impact from category 4 hurricane Maria, announced Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman Ajit Pai in a statement. "Getting Puerto Rico's communications networks up and running will be a challenging process, particularly given the power outages throughout the island," said Pai, adding that 48 out of the 78 counties in the US territory have 100 percent of base stations out of service.

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Companies: FCC
Countries: Puerto Rico / Virgin Islands (U.S.)
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