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Yahsat and Hughes to provide Ka-band broadband services in Brazil

Monday 6 May 2019 | 19:31 CET | News
UAE-based satellite operator Yahsat and Hughes Network Systems have entered into a joint venture to provide commercial Ka-band satellite broadband services in Brazil, with the latter holding the majority interest. Services to be jointly provided include consumer internet access, enterprise networks, mobile backhaul and Community Wi-Fi hotspot services. The companies' capacity includes more than 65 Gbps of Ka-band satellite capacity on Hughes 65 West, Hughes 63 West and Al Yah 3 satellites, reaching more than 95 percent of Brazil's population. It also includes Hughes and Yahsat's three

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