NBN Co: NBN’s ‘Fairpoint’ satellite communications network to be sold to telcos

NBN Co: NBN’s ‘Fairpoint’ satellite communications network to be sold to telcos

Communications company Fairpoint Communications has confirmed it is considering a sale of its satellite communications service.The company, which is one of the country’s largest providers of satellite internet, said it had reached an agreement with a number of telecommunications companies to buy the satellite service from telcos for $2.5 billion.“We have reached an arrangement with…