Bermuda– ABS and Bluesky Pacific Group have signed a multi-transponder contract on ABS-6. The multi-year capacity deal will offer expanded satellite connectivity services across the Samoan islands and the Pacific.
Under the agreement, Bluesky will use the On C-band (OCB) platform for internet, telephony and video content deliver services to Samoa and American Samoa. This enables Bluesky to readily extend current high speed internet connectivity to meet increasing customer demands as required.
Bluesky will also provide essential bandwidth to outlying islands where little or no internet access is currently available. The OCB service is an extremely affordable high-speed Internet access platform delivered by ABS at pricing levels unheard of in the Pacific Region. It targets to provide 99.9% uptime service that will not be affected by rain degradation