The opening of the Gwanghwamun telephone station in 1962

K-HISTORY

Meaningful Days of Korean History

The opening of the Gwanghwamun telephone station in 1962 +

1962.1.15
the opening day
On January 15, 1962, the Gwanghwamun Telephone Office opened.

With the U.S. development loan, the state-of-the-art equipment from Siemens and Halske, Germany, will be able to accommodate 30,000 telephone lines.

For the first time in Korea, it was a telephone station with automatic exchange facilities in Korea.
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