RCN (Regional Cable Network)

RCN is another alternative path connecting the Gulf with Europe, the cable starts from Fujairah-UAE and ends in Turkey passing through UAE, KSA, Jordan, Syria and Turkey.

The system has dropping points in Riyadh, Amman, Tartus, and Turkey, with the possibility of adding wet segments from Tartus landing station over other subsea cables to reach Europe and provide another kind of diversity.

The system was designed to carry a huge capacity reaching to 1.2 Tbps and provide high level of end-to-end protection.

Capacity supported by this cable are on the level of 10 Gbps, STM-16,1 Gbps and STM-4.