NOW REACHING FURTHER
Αsia Africa Europe – 1 (AAE-1) is the largest next generation subsea cable system that bridges both the major Asian gateways of Hong Kong & Singapore with multiple Onward-Connectivity options in Europe featuring unique landing points in Greece, Italy & France.
OTEGLOBE is a full member and landing party in Asia-Africa-Europe 1 (AAE-1), a 25,000km consortium cable system connecting South East Asia to Europe via Egypt, the largest subsea cable to be constructed in almost 15 years. Upon its completion in 2016, AAE-1 will connect Hong Kong, Vietnam,Cambodia,Thailand, with Malaysia and Singapore, then onwards to Myanmar, India, Pakistan, Oman, UAE, Qatar, Yemen, Djibouti, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Chania - Greece, Italy and France.
By landing the cable at Chania – Crete, OTEGLOBE offers to the market a completely new, alternative path for connecting Europe to Asia through Greece and emerges as a reliable hub in the Mediterranean basin. Traffic from Asia is routed through AAE-1 new subsea cable to OTEGLOBE’s landing station at Chania, and from then on through OTEGLOBE’s diverse and protected terrestrial network to Europe, ensuring resilience and diversity in the region.
Features & Benefits
- First High capacity cable to reach as far as Hong Kong (connecting also Vietnam & Cambodia)
- Minimum design capacity of 40 Tbps over 5 Fiber Pairs with 100G technology
- Lowest latency route between Hong Kong, Singapore, India, Middle East & Europe
- Chania CLS offers reliable, unique & diverse connectivity to W.Europe over OTEGLOBE’s optical European backbone network (4+ diverse, resilient routes crossing Italy and the Balkans)