Submarine cable SEA-ME-WE 5 vs AAE-1
SEA-ME-WE 5 and AAE-1 are submarine cables of similar significant, connecting Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and the Western Europe. Both consortia have teamed up the leading operators along the cable routes, with some common members seating in both SMW5 and AAE-1 consortia, while some others are competitors in the landing countries.
Below are the cable maps of SEA-ME-WE 5 and AAE-1.
AAE-1 Cable Route
SMW5 Cable Route