TITLE

CenturyTel halts MVNO trials on Cingular system due to coverage

PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
RCR Wireless News;5/2/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 18, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the impact that network coverage issues is making on the plans of CenturyTel Inc. to begin offering wireless services using the network of Cingular Wireless LLC. Manner in which CenturyTel plans to offer the services; Way in which CenturyTel was testing the service with Cingular; Factor considered by CenturyTel in its plan to have a wireless pay.
ACCESSION #
17120743

 

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