Nextel plans 3G launch in 2009

12 Nov 2008

BNamericas reports that Nextel Peru is planning to launch 3G services by mid-2009, citing local newspaper Gestion. In July last year, Nextel Peru won a mobile concession licence for the D and E bands covering the 1865MHz-1870MHz and 1945MHz-1950MHz blocks, and the 1882.5MHz-1895MHz and 1962.5MHz-1975MHz bands.

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