GCI TERRA Project Forges Ahead With Expansion into Kotzebue and the Northwest Arctic Region of Alaska

GCI Announces Phase 3 of TERRA-Northwest Expansion

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Oct. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — GCI (NASDAQ:GNCMA) announced today that it is moving ahead with the expansion of the TERRA terrestrial broadband network into Northwest Alaska.  Phase 3 of the TERRA-Northwest (TERRA-NW) initiative will build six new microwave sites between Shaktoolik and Kotzebue, and will enable future TERRA expansion throughout the Northwest Arctic.

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Phase 3 of TERRA-NW will offer service to the residents, businesses, and government/not-for-profit institutions in Kotzebue.  Two notable institutions are Maniilaq Association, t…