Zimbabwe satellite service shutdown for non-payment

Peter Dambier peter at peter-dambier.de
Tue Sep 19 07:39:34 UTC 2006

Gadi Evron wrote:
> On Mon, 18 Sep 2006, Sean Donelan wrote:
>>Intelsat has shutdown the primary satellite link for Zimbabwe's state 
>>communications company for non-payment, which has affected most of the 
>>ISPs in the country.
> I can't really blame them. I doubt the Internet is considered critical
> infrastructure over there yet, and I doubt Intelsat would care... but this
> is interesting in the sense that even if you can't fault intelsat in any
> way... Intelsat, Inmarsat, etc. run quite a bit, and if it's a
> "country" that gets disconnected, that is a problem even if it's not
> "their" problem.
> 	Gadi.



% Information related to ' -'

inetnum: -
netname:        TelOne-BLK01
descr:          TelOne (formerly ZPTC)
country:        ZW

The nameservers and internet sites can be seen here (europe)
but they are slow.

Kind regards
Peter and Karin

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