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Telxius, Orange, Google activate Dunant trans-Atlantic cable

Monday 1 February 2021 | 09:23 CET | News
Update: 3 February 2021 | 15:51 CET
Telefonica's infrastructure subsidiary Telxius announced that the Dunant subsea cable connecting US to the French Atlantic coast is now ready for service. Telxius collaborated with Google and Orange to roll out the 6,600 km submarine cable from Virginia Beach (US) to Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez (France), with the French operator enabling a terrestrial connection for Telxius up to Paris, and Telxius connecting Orange to Ashburn from Virginia Beach. 

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[03/02/2021 15:51- Update: Added SubCom data on cable specs.]


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Companies: Google / Orange / SubCom / Telefonica / Telxius
Countries: Spain / World
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