[Nexlinx] SMW5 cable system Fault - 17 Feb 2021
Posted by Assad Humza/Tech/Nexlinx on 17 February 2021 07:33 PM
We have been informed by our upstream providers that they are observing a subsea fault in SMW5 cable system, 23kms from CLS Abu Talat in Egypt.
All west bound capacities on SMW5 cable system are on outage due to this fault. Marine repair operation will start after issuance of permits from concerned authority.
Currently no ETR is available.
Affected Service: Service degradation may be faced on Internet/IP Services
We shall remain in your reach for any query or concerns during this time. Your considerate cooperation and patience would be highly appreciated.
We regret for any inconvenience this might cause you.