Cable links Tonga to trans-Pacific system


ALCATEL-LUCENTs cable ship, Ile de re berthed at the Suva port last Sunday in preparation for the roll-out of the 837km Tonga-Fiji submarine cable system.

The cable is intended to help increase Tongas broadband internet access and affordability, as well as access to the Southern Cross cable, the main trans-Pacific system that connects Fiji, Australia and New Zealand to the United States of America.

via Cable links Tonga to trans-Pacific system – Fiji Times Online.