The CAP-1 cable system is a 12,000 kilometers submarine cable system connecting California, USA and Pagudpud, Philippines.
The CAP-1 consortium comprises Amazon, Facebook, China Mobile International (CMI).
Facebook is the landing party in both the United States and the Philippines.
The CAP-1 cable system will land at:
The CAP-1 cable system consists of six fiber pairs and a single trunk of 12,000km, with a design capacity of 90 waves x 200 Gbps (or equivalent) per fiber pair using current technology, with an aggregate design capacity of 108 Tbps.
China Mobile International (CMI) is expected to own three fiber pairs, Amazon half fiber pair, Facebook two and half fiber pairs.
The CAP-1 system is expected to be ready for service by the fourth calendar quarter of 2022.