The nbn successfully launched its second broadband satellite on the 6th October 2016, Sky Muster™II into orbit at 7.30am Australian Eastern Daylight Time.
nbn’s Chief Executive Officer, Bill Morrow said:
“Today’s successful launch of Sky Muster™ II marks the next step in delivering our world-leading satellite broadband service. This service is already helping to improve healthcare outcomes by connecting remote patients to city specialists, delivering access to a new world of educational opportunities for kids in the bush and increasing productivity for local small businesses.
“We are ensuring that no Australian is left behind by providing access to fast broadband for those who need it the most.”
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Source available: nbn Australia, Media Center, 06/10/2016, http://www1.nbnco.com.au/corporate-information/media-centre/media-releases/sky-muster-II-blasts-into-space.html