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Tour de France to use Globalstar satellite phones in UK

Thursday 3 July 2014 | 11:04 CET | News
Globalstar Europe Satellite Services is supplying 100 of its GSP-1700 satellite phones to the Tour de France organisers through UK distributor Global Telesat Communications. The phones will be used by organisers, support and emergency crews in areas of the UK where mobile network coverage is limited or non-existent. The 101st Tour de France will begin in Leeds on 5 July. Three stages are taking place in the UK, with the third finishing in London on 7 July.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Globalstar
Countries: United Kingdom
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