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Milestone-Proposal:TPC-1 System
Milestone Buildings Exist [1] The original building of "Ninomiya Cab [1] The original building of "Ninomiya Cable Landign Station" still exists, but is no longer used (as of January 2014), and will be removed in the near future. Therefore, the plaque is to be placed at the building of KDDI Headquarter. [2] The original building in Hawaii no longer exists. ginal building in Hawaii no longer exists.
Milestone Plaque Mounting Details [1] The plaque is to be placed where the visitors can access. [2] The plaque is to be placed where the visitors can access.
Milestone Present Site Owner [1] KDDI Corporation (KDDI) [2] Hawaiian Telcom (HT)
Milestone Site Access Details [1] The plaque site is within KDDI Headqua [1] The plaque site is within KDDI Headquarter, and is under the propoer security control. The visitors can access with prior appointment to KDDI (International Network Department, +81 3 6678 0800). [2] The plaque is within HT Headquarter, and is under the proper security control. The visitors can access at the normal business hour. rs can access at the normal business hour.
Milestone Site Description [1] The site in Japan is the corporate bui [1] The site in Japan is the corporate building of KDDI (the successor of Kokusai Denshin Denwa Co., Ltd., Japanese party of TPC-1 System). [2] The site in Hawaii is the corporate building of Hawaiian Telcom (the successor of Hawaiian Telephone Company, Hawaiian party of TPC-1 System). Company, Hawaiian party of TPC-1 System).
Milestone Site Owner Approval Yes  +
Milestone proposal submitted true  +
Proposed Milestone IEEE Section IEEE Tokyo and Hawaii Sections  +
Proposed Milestone Location [1] KDDI Corporation, Garden Air Tower, 3-10-10, Iidabashi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 102-8460 JAPAN (coordinates: 35.700463, 139.750537) [2] Hawaiian Telcom, 1177 Bishop Street, Honolulu, Hawaii, 96822 U.S.A. (coordinates: 21.309688, -157.859081)
Proposed Milestone Name The First Transpacific Cable System (TPC-1), 1964  +
Proposed Milestone Plaque Citation The first transpacific undersea coaxial te The first transpacific undersea coaxial telephone cable linking Japan, Hawaii, and the U.S. mainland was completed in 1964. President Lyndon B. Johnson and Prime Minister Hayato Ikeda inaugurated this communications link on 19 June 1964. This joint project involving American Telephone and Telegraph, Hawaiian Telephone Company, and Kokusai Denshin Denwa improved global communication and contributed to deep water submarine cable technologies. o deep water submarine cable technologies.
Proposed Milestone Year 1964  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 1 May 2014 19:24:57  +
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