ASX mentioned Vocus is setting up the earth station for satellite broadband assistance Starlink, set up by Elon Musk’s SpaceX, a media report and a research of the New Zealand govt radio spectrum administration sign up suggests.
The New Zealand Herald reported that Vocus has been given a certification of compliance and exempted from source consent by the Whangārei District Councel on February seventeen, for the building of a satellite earth station.
Vocus is setting up the satellite earth station on land leased from a no cost vary egg farmer in Puwera, south of the Northland city of Whangārei.
The Puwera place coordinates correspond with the radio frequency spectrum allocation for Starlink New Zealand.
Quentin Reade, Vocus’ head of communications, was tightlipped about the satellite earth station establish.
“We are unable to make any remark because of to confidentiality, but the investments currently being made will open up new companies