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% Information related to 'MAINT-AU-KK163-AP'
mntner:         MAINT-AU-KK163-AP
upd-to:         apnic@pps.com.au
auth:           # Filtered
descr:          Synthesised maintainer for Kevin Karp
admin-c:        KK163-AP
tech-c:         KK163-AP
referral-by:    APNIC-HM
mnt-by:         MAINT-AU-KK163-AP
remarks:        This maintainer was created based on data
remarks:        from the AUNIC database.
remarks:        The initial authorisation for objects protected by this mntner
remarks:        (objects that mention this mntner in the mnt-by field) is
remarks:        given at http
remarks:        Nic-hdl KK163-AP is based on data for KK3-AU in AUNIC database.
last-modified:  2011-06-27T11:42:03Z
source:         APNIC
person:         Kevin Karp
address:        PPS Internet
address:        Suite 1
address:        89 Jones Street
address:        Ultimo
address:        NSW 2007
country:        AU
phone:          +61 2 9281 3905
phone:          +61 2 9281 3047
e-mail:         apnic@pps.com.au
nic-hdl:        KK163-AP
remarks:        Business Manager
remarks:        This data originated from AUNIC, and was copied as part of
remarks:        the AUNIC to APNIC migration.  http://www.apnic.net/db/aunic/
remarks:        Original nic-hdl in AUNIC: KK3-AU
mnt-by:         MAINT-AU-KK163-AP
last-modified:  2008-09-04T07:29:29Z
source:         APNIC
% This query was served by the APNIC Whois Service version 1.88.15-SNAPSHOT (WHOIS-AU1)
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2 records found for 'MAINT-AU-KK163-AP'
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