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KDDI Ties Up with SpaceX for Satellite Utilization

KDDI Ties Up with SpaceX for Satellite Utilization

   Tokyo, Sept. 13 (Jiji Press)--Major Japanese mobile phone carrier KDDI Corp. <9433> said Monday that it has formed a business alliance with Space Exploration Technologies Corp. to utilize SpaceX satellites to improve its communications services.
   KDDI said the move is aimed at improving reception in sparsely populated areas of Japan, including mountainous areas and remote islands, as well as connections in times of disaster.

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