. ga is the country code top -level domain ( ccTLD) of Gabon. It was introduced on 12 December 1994 and later was initially managed by the Gabon Telecom, of the organization My GA Registry.


A. Ga - domain must be a total of between two and 63 characters long, the use of umlaut is not possible. First, a resident or a branch in Gabon were required to register a. Ga domain. This procedure changed in July 2013 after the awarding authority had the beginning of the Landrush period announced. Ga is since 1 September 2013. Completely freely available and is one of the so-called unrestricted top -level domains. The change is due to the change of the contracting authority: ga Instead of Gabon Telecom is operated by the organization My GA Registry, which was acting on behalf of the Agence Nationale des Infrastructures et des Numériques Fréquences. . Compared to other top-level domains is to mention that. Ga domains can be registered for free.


In February 2012 it was announced that the contracting authority an accessibility of the top -level domain since October 2011 could not guarantee. The reason was the failure of multiple primary name servers, including operated by AFNIC offers. In October 2013, the contracting authority came under renewed criticism after attackers could take by attacking the DNS server. Ga.