ANTARCTICA: COMMUNICATIONS OF ANTARCTICA

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COMMUNICATIONS OF ANTARCTICA
Telephones in use:0; note - information for US bases only (2001)
Cellular Phones in use:
Telephone system:general assessment: local systems at some research stations
domestic: commercial cellular networks operating in a small number of locations

international: country code - none allocated; via satellite (including mobile Inmarsat and Iridium systems) to and from all research stations, ships, aircraft, and most field parties (2007)
Radio broadcast stations:FM 2, shortwave 1 (information for US bases only); note - many research stations have a local FM radio station (2007)
Television broadcast stations:1 (cable system with 6 channels; American Forces Antarctic Network-McMurdo - information for US bases only) (2002)
Internet country code:.aq
Internet hosts:7,748 (2008)