SEA-ME-WE 5 Cable Map

The SEA-ME-WE 5 consortium signed the construction and maintenance agreement for the South East Asia - Middle East -Western Europe 5 cable (SMW5 C&MA) on March 7 2014. According to Singtel news, the SMW5 cable will land in Singapore,  Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Myanmar, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, India, Pakistan, Oman, United Arab Emirates, Djibuti, Yemen, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Italy and France, with 18 cable landing points in 17 countries. Telecom Egypt is not a member of the SMW5 consortium which pays Telecom Egypt for SMW5 to transit across Egypt.

SMW5 Cable Map

The total distance of SMW5 cable is approximately 20,000 km. The system capacity of SMW5 is 24 Tbit/s.

The segments from France to Sri Lanka will be supplied by Alcatel-Lucent, while the Sri Lanka to Singapore segments will be supplied by NEC.

【Updated】The final version of SMW5 cable route.

SMW5 Cable Route

Comments (10)
1Friday, 14 March 2014 22:34
We are leve in island soqtra .we are can shark this cable...
Sunday, 08 January 2017 11:18
i do not tink so, the cable is landing in yemen i think in hudaida city.
2Sunday, 21 September 2014 12:31
Wow Bangladesh ? Go go and go.
3Tuesday, 11 November 2014 07:31
waiting for sri lanka.... and hope good monthly GB quote
4Tuesday, 23 December 2014 05:50
Marmaris(Turkey) has also been added to smw5 landing stations.
Tuesday, 23 December 2014 08:58
Would you please share more information or a link regarding Turkey's SMW5 landing station. Thanks you.
5Thursday, 08 January 2015 20:56
@mohmmad ali:
We having shark fin soup from soqtra shark are. So very good tasting is! Now no shark any cable you are! buga buga buga
6Tuesday, 12 May 2015 17:48
Nice to see that Bangladesh is in this cable.
7Tuesday, 27 October 2015 03:21
Hi this is Mansoor with you i am very glad about hearing Pakistan also participate with SEAMEWE 5. Keep IT UP PTCL(Paksitan).
8Wednesday, 13 January 2016 09:31
give details about Turkey please
9Sunday, 28 February 2016 14:12
Qatar has been added to Seamewe5

Ooredoo Qata and Oman
10Sunday, 28 February 2016 14:19
Qatar has also been added to seamewe5

Ooredoo Qatar and Oman

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