Channels Summer 2016
Hughes Launches Consumer Satellite Internet Service in Brazil
HughesNet High-Speed Satellite Internet Service Reaches 85% of Population in South America’s Largest Country
O n July 1, 2016, Hughes launched HughesNet ® high-speed satellite Internet service in Brazil, the company’s rst inter- national deployment of its award-winning consumer service. perating over the Ka-band capacity of Eutelsat’s 65 West, a high-throughput satellite, HughesNet service will reach 85% of Brazil’s population, bringing the many bene ts of affordable broadband Internet access to consumers and businesses either unserved or underserved by terrestrial broadband. Continued on page 11
2 Executive Corner Rafael Guimaraes discusses the expansion of HughesNet service into Brazil.
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4 Inspiring NextGen STEM Leaders Together, HughesNet and 4-H sponsor youth summer camps in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.
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